East Coast College (Great Yarmouth)
One year full-time.
Qualifications and management experience will be considered on an individual basis.
Please see Entry Requirements below.
* Subject to validation
The programme is aimed at team leaders, managers & emerging managers in a range of health, social care and educational organisations. This course is informed by the Professional Capabilities Framework and the Chief Social Workers' Knowledge and Skills Statements for practice leaders and practice supervisors. It also maps against National Occupational Standards for management where relevant, with a clear work-related emphasis. The modules incorporate the syllabus for Level 7 Strategic Management and Leadership (Chartered Management Institute).There is a focus on practical skills development alongside the development of requisite knowledge and understanding in the sector. The standards are used as a framework for providing a qualification that is fit for purpose, developmental, effective and relevant across education, health & social care organisations. It is also informed by the needs of individuals and their organisations and is designed as flexible and accessible. Students undertaking continuing professional development courses develop their assessment and intervention skills and other skills such as mentoring, teaching and supervision.
Full downloadable information regarding all University of Suffolk courses, including Key Facts, Course Aims, Course Structure and Assessment, is available in the Definitive Course Record.
Fees and finance
- Full-time tuition fee: £2,745 p.a.
- International tuition fee: £3,645 p.a.
- 20% reduction in fees for University of Suffolk graduates
- Postgraduate Study within Student Finance
At the University of Suffolk, your tuition fees provide access to all the usual teaching and learning facilities that you would expect. However, there may be additional costs associated with your course that you will need to budget for.
Students should be in work in a relevant role and sector, and possess a level 6 qualification or have equivalent demonstrable experience and ability.
In considering individual applications, evidence will be sought of personal, professional and educational experiences and competencies, as appropriate, to provide indications of ability to: meet the demands of the course; benefit from the course.
If you have previously studied at higher education level before you may be able to transfer credits to a related course at the University of Suffolk and reduce the period of study time necessary to achieve your degree.