Kingston University London

Course Introduction

**Reasons to choose Kingston**

– You’ll be able to learn as you earn, combining workplace learning with part-time study at Kingston University.

– Once you complete this foundation degree, you can take a further year’s study and top-up your qualification to a BA (Hons) degree.

– 90 per cent of students from this course are in employment or further study six months after graduating (DHLE 2016/17).

**About this course**

Do you work in an early years setting, school or alternative provision for children and young people who have special educational needs and disabilities?

Do you wish to gain a qualification to enhance your practice? If so, this two-year sector-endorsed foundation degree is ideal. You’ll study theories of child development, legislative frameworks governing practice, multi-professional perspectives, and working with families and carers.

Course Modules

Foundation Year 1 Core:

Personal and Professional Development through Reflective Practice,

Child Protection and Ethical Practices of Working with Children,

Learning, Teaching and Development in the field of Special and Inclusive Education,

Inclusive Practice.

Foundation Year 2 Core:

Effective Communication Skills,

Special Project,

International Systems to Support Learning,

Leadership in the field of Special and Inclusive Education.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
2 years
Full Time
Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA £9,250 Home Fees
2 years
Full Time
Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA £9,250 European Fees