Higher Education in Children and Families

The Open University

Course Information

This Higher Education in Children and Families certificate at The Open University will introduce you to key issues relating to the welfare of children and young people, including how health and social care services and practices are organised.

Key features of the Higher Education in Children and Families certificate at The Open University

– Investigates key issues and debates about childhood, child development, child psychology and children’s rights
– Helps you apply your knowledge and understanding to your own life or work environment
– Builds a solid foundation for further study
Skills for career development

During your studies you will develop skills of communication, information seeking, analysis, evaluation and knowledge that can be applied to practice in a wide range of settings with children and families. These skills are also highly valued in the world beyond health and social care.

Career relevance

This qualification is applicable to work in a wide variety of health and social care settings, and has been developed in response to feedback from employers and prospective students.

Scholarship Option

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