Early Years (0-8) Foundation Degree FdA

University of Worcester

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UCAS CODE X312
OverviewIf you are working with children in an Early Years setting or if you would like to work with children as you gain your degree then the Foundation Degree in Early Years (0-8) offers students an exciting opportunity to work and study within the sector.If you aspire to work with children in a range of settings, then this degree will support you in developing the necessary knowledge and skills to improve outcomes for children and families. The degree has a child-centered approach with an ... READ MORE

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Full time | Herefordshire and Ludlow College Hereford Campus | 2 Years | 12-SEP-22

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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23rd / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
87th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
44th

Start date and duration

Start date
12-SEP-22
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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Education graduate salary at this uni
£14,000
UK Education graduate salary
£15,000

Modules
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Entry requirements
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Education

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
20%
English Literature
19%
Psychology
18%
Health & Social Care
18%
English Language
13%

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,250 per year
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£13,100 per year
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University of Worcester
CUG ranking
87th
Student rating
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Established in 1946, the University of Worcester is a progressive and inclusive institution that promotes the transformative power of education both across the UK and worldwide. With origins as a teacher training college, Worcester has since evolved into a diverse and dynamic university, welcoming students from a wide variety of backgrounds and cultures. The university places high value on the development of practical learning and instils students with transferable skills that make them highly desirable as graduates. The university is based in Worcester, in the West Midlands, a vibrant contemporary city with a rich medieval history. Recently voted the happiest place to live in the UK, the city offers a variety of activities usually found in a big city, yet contained within a compact and safe community.

Where you'll study

University of Worcester

Folly Lane Hereford
County Of Herefordshire
HR1 1LS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hereford  0.4 miles away

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