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Supporting Children and Young People's Behaviour

Edinburgh College

Venues

Sighthill Campus

Content

This unit offers students the opportunity to gain an understanding of the factors that influence behaviour and to explore and evaluate theoretical approaches to supporting children and young people in practice.

Students will examine contemporary concepts including the importance of resilience and developing self-confidence and self-awareness.

The course will examine the impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences and identify how to support children and young people affected by these.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including English or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

Students should be in a workplace with children and young people on an employed or voluntary basis as they will be asked to record and evaluate strategies employed to support children and young people in practice.

Progression Routes

HNC Child Practice or Childhood Practice (PDA)

Start Date

March

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

12 weeks

SCQF Level

7

Cost

£105.00