Start Date2 Sept 2024
Course: Open University Level 5 Foundation Degree in Housing PracticeCampus: Strand RoadType: Part TimeStart Date: 02/09/2024Fees:
- Site location Strand Road
- CIH Level 4 Certificate in Housing
- The Effective Learner and Reflective Practitioner
- Work-Based Learning
- Effective Communication
- Sustainable Cities and Society
- Partnership Working for Housing Developments & Rental Markets
- Health and Housing
- Housing Management
UK RequirementsUCAS tariff score of 48 or above plus GCSE Mathematics and English Language at Grade C or above or equivalent. Entry can also be made from National Certificate/Diploma, HE Access, NVQs or by the College’s policy relating to APL/APEL.
ROI RequirementsUCAS tariff score of 48 or above plus OLC (Grade 04 or above) in Maths and English. Entry can also be made from National Certificate/Diploma, HE Access, NVQs or by the College’s policy relating to APL/APEL.
Additional Requirements Prior to Entry
Access NI Check
Attendance at Information Session
Students will be required to undertake a substantial work placement in Year 2 of the programme (minimum 240 hours)
Further StudyIt is anticipated that a Degree in Housing Practice will be developed later and delivered in Northern Ireland (a 1-year top-up potential via Foundation Degree), that will provide further opportunities for those working in the Housing sector. However, please note that this is subject to approval.
Career ProspectsThe programme will help enable Housing graduates to progress into professional roles (including leadership positions) within the Housing sector.
This course had a huge impact on my life. Not only did it give me the confidence to start my own photography business, but I also gained friends for life!Linda McGlinchey (Photography)
My Lecturers are so supportive and helpful, the course modules are enjoyable and there's plenty of opportunities for students. After completion I plan to study Business Management at Queens University Belfast.Annie McCafferty (Access Diploma in Combined Studies)