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L4/L5 FOUNDATION DEGREE IN SUPPORTING TEACHING AND LEARNING (DELIVERED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH TEESSIDE UNIVERSITY)

L4/L5 FOUNDATION DEGREE IN SUPPORTING TEACHING AND LEARNING (DELIVERED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH TEESSIDE UNIVERSITY)
Start Date 
18 Sep 2019
End Date 
19 May 2021
Attendance 
Part Time
Target audience 

The programme aims to equip Teaching Assistants with the necessary skills to become effective practitioners in a supporting role for teaching and learning.

Entry requirements 


  • Applicants need to demonstrate that they have been successful in achieving
    a minimum Level 3 qualification in a subject area related to supporting
    teaching and learning in an educational setting
  • Applicants must also be currently practising, or be prepared to secure
    some work based learning (not organised by Teesside University or Hartlepool
    College) in an area related to supporting teaching and learning with children
    aged 5-16 in an educational setting
  • DBS disclosure is a requirement for this programme
Course content 

Year 1 (Level 4):



  • Study Skills

  • Working with Children and Young People with Special Educational Needs

  • Planning and Managing the Learning Environment

  • Working with Children, Families and Integrated Working in an Educational Setting

  • Personal and Professional Development for Supporting Teaching and Learning

Year 2 (Level 5):



  • Safeguarding Children in Educational Settings

  • Research Skills

  • Analysing Practice Relating to the Promotion of Inclusion for Individuals with Learning Difficulties and/or Disabilities

  • Children with Behavioural Difficulties

  • Personal and Professional Development for Supporting Teaching and Learning
Assessment criteria 

A variety of formative and summative assessment methods are used including written assignments, presentations and reflective documentation.

Progression 

Successful students may progress to the Level 6 (top-up) qualification: BA (Hons) in Education and Training (as a third year) at Hartlepool College of Further Education.

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Application & Enrolment

You are able to apply online for all courses, however to complete your course enrolment fully, you will need to have an interview and then be accepted onto a course. The only courses available to enrol online are Full Cost courses, if you wish to enrol on any other course please call into Student Services or call 01429 295000.

Full Cost course fees are inclusive of VAT.

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