Our courses are perfect preparation for a range of vocations working with children and families in the early years sector, family liaison or childrens' centres. You can also continue your studies with a postgraduate degree such as a PGCE to become a teacher or specialise in social work.
Why study Working with Children and Families at the University of Cumbria?
Our Working with Children and Families programme provides the ideal basis for a range of vocations in numerous environments as it covers a wide range of issues affecting children and families in today’s society. Professions include youth work, social work (social work qualification required), family liaison, children’s centres and more.
Delivered by a multi-agency team with a proven record of success, this programme will develop your critical understanding of various models of childhood and family, and the complex debates and factors that surround them.
BA (Hons) Working with Children and Families
"I have always known that I want a profession that involves working with children. I would definitely recommend this course – it has opened my eyes up to many different careers after university and has made me look at things in a different way."