Childhood and Early Years Studies BA (Hons)

Northumbria University, Newcastle

Student rating
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( 4.3) 3279 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE W3P9
This course is designed to help you make a difference in the lives of children. Youll gain knowledge, insight and understanding of a range of issues relating to childhood, children, young people and society.Covering topics including child development, education, war, poverty, health, disability, the law, youll analyse the contemporary experience of children, looking at the latest research, historical documents, childrens literature and film, and a range of other sources.This understanding will... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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27th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2020
50th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
25th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Social Work

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 88 = 12% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
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Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Social Work graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Social Work graduate salary
£25,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2019

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Source: HESA, 2018

Social Work

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Language
28%
Sociology
27%
Health & Social Care
22%
Psychology
18%
Religious Studies & Theology
13%

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Latest Early Learning reviews

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25 Feb 19

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The course at Northumbria is very good. I have received lots of help and guidance and feel like the support is there if...
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22 Feb 19

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I am happy with the course content and the teaching team. Many of the lecturers are friendly and polite. I have built...

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Student rating ( 4.3) 3,279 reviews

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3 star 11%
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Where you'll study

Northumbria University, Newcastle

Coach Lane
Benton
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE7 7XA United Kingdom Nearest train station: Newcastle Central  1.7 miles away

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