Open University

Open University

Integrated Practice in Childhood (E78)

The course is designed for both those working with or for children and young people in a wide range of settings, and for those with a general interest in the study of childhood and youth. The course requires you to study 2 compulsory 60-credit modules which cover the theoretical and practice aspects of integrated services for children and young people. While there is no work-based requirement, you will get the most out of the qualification if you have access to a child or youth setting.

Entry requirements

To register for this qualification, you will require a Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in any discipline relevant to children and young people. Applicants without this qualification, but who have professional experience of at least 3 years may be eligible for consideration. It is vital for applicants to have enhanced disclosure and barring service check before they can begin the course.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Distance learning - 2 years

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