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Programme structure: Childhood Studies with Innovation (BSc) - what's running in 2020/21

This programme is available by transfer only.

Unit name Unit code Credit points Status Faculty of Arts Category Teaching Block
Design and Systems Thinking for Innovation INOV10001 20 Mandatory TB-4
Transdisciplinary Group Project 1: Being Human INOV10002 20 Mandatory TB-4
Contemporary Debates in Global Childhood SPOL10024 20 Mandatory TB-2
Critical Skills for Social Scientists: Childhood Studies SPOL10025 20 Mandatory TB-1
Education, Schooling and Diversity SPOL10039 20 Mandatory TB-2
Please select one of the optional units below:
Introduction to psychology for Childhood Studies SPOL10016 20 Optional TB-1
Constructing Childhoods SPOL10023 20 Optional TB-1
Certificate of Higher Education   120      

Progression/award requirements

Unit Pass Mark for Undergraduate Programmes:

  • 40 out of 100 – for level C/4, I/5 & H/6 units
  • 50 out of 100 – for level M/7 units

For details on the weightings for classifying undergraduate degrees, please see the Agreed Weightings, by Faculty, to be applied for the Purposes of Calculating the Final Programme Mark and Degree Classification in Undergraduate Programmes.

For detailed rules on progression please see the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes and the relevant faculty handbook.

Please refer to the specific progression/award requirements for programmes with a preliminary year of study, the Gateway programmes and International Foundation programmes.

Exit awards

All undergraduate degree programmes allow the opportunity for a student to exit from a programme with a Diploma or Certificate of Higher Education.

  • To be awarded a Diploma of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 240 credit points, of which at least 90 must be at level 5.
  • To be awarded a Certificate of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 120 credit points at level 4.

Integrated Master's degrees may also allow the opportunity for a student to exit from the programme with an equivalent Bachelor's degree where a student has achieved 360 credit points, of which 90 must be at level 6, and has successfully met any additional criteria as described in the programme specification.

The opportunities for a student to exit from one of the professional programmes in Veterinary Science, Medicine, and Dentistry with an Award is outlined in the relevant Programme Regulations (which are available as an annex in the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes).

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