Certificate in Skills for Further Study in Social and Community Work

  • STUDY MODE Part-Time

What will I do?

You will take a number of core modules such as calculations; essay writing; development of social policy, psychology and research methods in sociology. You will also benefit from:

• Our staff are subject specialists and specialists in post-16 teaching. Many also have vocational experience in relevant fields
• Well-resourced teaching rooms and LRC facilities for research
• Visits and speakers to enhance your learning
• The opportunity to learn in an adult environment and take advantage of the wide range of social and leisure activities only available through the College


What's next?

You could progress onto further study in a relevant topic, or seek employment in your chosen industry.

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Is it for me?

This course is for students aged 18 when the course begins, with an interest in further study of social and community work.



  • Start Date 11/09/2019
  • End Date 26/06/2020
  • Duration 9 Months
  • Day WED & THU
  • Start/End Time 09:30 / 15:00
  • Course Ref A530-1/1
  • Location Bletchley Campus
  • Fees
  • 19 - 23 £ 633.00
  • 24+ £ 633.00
  • Overseas £ 1265.00

If you are over 19+ then please contact us for more information

You should be prepared to study for around 10-15 hours per week. Approximately 7 hours will be taught sessions at College, the remainder will be homework and additional self-study research.
You can expect to be in college 1.5 days per week and classes will normally be between 9.30am and 3pm

Assessment is continuous and you will be required to submit a portfolio of coursework for each unit by the end of the course. We use a range of assessment methods, including class exercises, formal written assignments and tutor records of performance during class discussions and presentations


Why Choose Milton Keynes?


Strong Links with Over 3,000 Businesses


Outstanding Facilities


Affordable Study Options

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