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Course Features

Video

Medium

Audio

None

Animation

Low

Equivalent to FETAC

Level 5

Equivalent to QCF (UK)

Level 3

Language

EN

Publisher

OpenLearn

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Learning Outcome

Modules in Diploma in Children's Studies

In this module the four theories of children's learning are explored: behaviourism, social learning, constructivism and social constructivism.

Extra reading materials are in the following module.


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Exploring Children's Learning - Reading Materials


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This module will help you to assess the importance of spontaneous play and socialising in the playground as well as looking at the value of play and the varying attitudes that adults have towards the activity.


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The Role of Play in Children's Learning - Reading Materials


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This module will help you to understand the issues surrounding children's rights as well as examining the implications of seeing children as citizens.


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Children's Rights and Participation - Reading Material


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You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.


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In this module you will encounter many different voices and views of ‘family’, and you will also be invited to reflect on your own views and assumptions.


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What Do We Mean By Family? - Reading Materials


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This module will consider how important quality parenting is, who judges it, and is its provision the sole responsibility of parent.


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Parenting and Toddlers - Reading Materials


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This module examines the importance of the relationship between the family and literacy.


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Involving the Family - Reading Materials


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This module examines care relationships within modern famlily structures.


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Caring - A Family Affair - Reading Materials


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You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.


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This module will review the skills needed to be a social worker, and what social workers do.


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This module examines how best to respond to children's needs.


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This module will examine the range of factors affecting young people’s wellbeing, such as obesity, binge drinking, depression and behavioural problems.


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Young People's Wellbeing - Reading Materials


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This module will review some of the skills needed to be an effective social worker.


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This module will review some of the skills needed to be an effective social worker.


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This module will review some of the skills needed to be an effective social worker.


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This module will review some of the skills needed to be an effective social worker.


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In this module you will see videos of social workers who work as child protection officers in Bristol Social Services in the UK.


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You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.


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You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.


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Comments & Reviews

  • Angela Hales United Kingdom I have learnt a lot from this course. Its very interesting. Thank you. 2014-07-21 21:07:53
  • Elizabeth Mbuya Tanzania children are next generation. We have to love them teach them and protect them. This course will help me more to learn about children and protect them. Thanks 2014-07-18 01:07:41
  • Angela Hales United Kingdom I FOUND IT VERY INTERESTING AND HAVE LEARNT A LOT FROM IT. THANK YOU. 2014-07-16 12:07:27
  • AMHAIL REDOUANE Morocco Good an interesting subject. 2014-07-15 15:07:05
  • Euvonne Terri Shaw Qatar Excellent starter and refresher course invaluable to Early Providers everywhere. 2014-07-04 13:07:27
  • Mikayla Howard United States of America I think that it was the easiest way to get a Children's Studies Diploma for free 2014-07-02 16:07:44
  • Bernerdine Wickremasinghe Sri Lanka I found it very interesting and very useful in finding the appropriate employment. 2014-07-02 12:07:38
  • Day'Easha Carvin United States of America I loved learning about this course 2014-06-26 01:06:23
  • Lauretta Odemene United States of America this free course was the best thing that has ever happened to me. thanks to you all. 2014-06-25 15:06:20
  • Kate Monaghan United Kingdom I really enjoyed this course I found it worthwhile and informative 2014-06-13 14:06:18
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Diploma in Children's Studies

Learn about children's development, the role of families and how children can be protected.

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