Taught course

Child Care Law and Practice

Institution
Keele University · School of Law
Qualifications
MAPGDip

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a degree with a minimum of 2nd-class or equivalent and/or relevant professional qualifications.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Opportunity for experienced professionals in social and health services, law, courts and police to extend substantive knowledge and develop skills while re-assessing their own contribution to working with children. Modules include: Foundations & Principles of Child Care Law & Practice. Contemporary Issues in CCL&P, Children Looked After, Youth Justice, Children & Medicine, Education Law & Research Training.
Assessment: coursework and dissertation.

Information for international students

This course is taught in a series of intensive blocks allowing students from a wide geographical area to study with us.

Fees and funding

Some bursaries available for Keele alumni.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months

PGDip

part time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment50
Dissertation50 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Adminsitrator
Email
law-postgrad@law.keele.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1782 733229
Fax
+44 (0)1782 733228