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Childhood Studies Foundation Degree

Canterbury Christ Church University

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Course info

UCAS CODE X321
A number of our degrees are also offered with an additional foundation year (Year 0). Whether you are a school-leaver or someone considering returning to study but don’t have the entry requirements for your chosen subject, a foundation year course may be just what you’re looking for.A foundation year is the first year of a four year programme which:•provides an introduction not only to study at University but also to your chosen subject•offers you a highly supportive environment where you can ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Medway Campus | 2 Years | SEP-23

Key stats

Uni rankings

Education
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
58th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
118th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
53rd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
Full Time
2 Years

Education

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 - 96 = 4% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2022

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Education

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
25%
Sociology
20%
English Literature
19%
History
12%
English Language
11%

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Latest Children / Youth (Social Work) reviews

Children / Youth (Social Work)
SR
Student Reviewer
13 Nov 18

Childhood Studies Foundation Degree

I absolutely love it. Being part of a university has been a life long ambition. I love education and love being...

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How Children / Youth (Social Work) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.5) 2 reviews

5 star 50%
4 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,407 reviews

5 star 24%
4 star 51%
3 star 21%
2 star 3%
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Canterbury Christ Church University
CUG ranking
118th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
Originally starting out as a teacher training college in the 1960s, Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU) now offers a diverse range of courses and has a very strong record for health-related courses and teacher education. There are four academic faculties: Arts and Humanities Education Health and Wellbeing Social and Applied Sciences Christ Church's main campus is situated in the world-famous city of Canterbury and is one of only a handful of universities with a campus in a World Heritage Site. Canterbury is less than an hour from London by high-speed train and the Continent is easily accessible. The University also has a campus in Medway and a centre in Tunbridge Wells. There are around 16,000 students, of which 70% study full-time.

Where you'll study

Canterbury Christ Church University

Rowan Williams Court 30 Pembroke Court Chatham
Medway
ME4 4AW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Chatham  0.9 miles away

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