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BA (Hons) Professional Practice Top-up Degree

Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) offers BA Hons Professional Practice Degree in partnership with the University of Worcester.


If you are currently working in a professional area, such as early years, children’s services or elsewhere in the education sector, this degree will enable you to enhance your skills and expertise within your chosen area, furthering your professional development.


This degree is delivered at the SCIL training centre on either a Monday daytime or Monday evening, you will be able to chose which cohort you join.

A skilled professional constantly evaluates their performance, striving to meet both current and future demands, and facilitating positive change in the workplace. This degree will equip you with the skills and knowledge to help you engage proactively with the professional challenges encountered in your role and to share expertise and insights with colleagues from other professional contexts, promoting an inter-disciplinary approach to learning.

An overview of current modules available on the degree, regular updates may mean that exact module titles may differ.
  • Independent Study (triple module)
  • Specialism module (double module in either early years, children's services or education)
  • Professional Development Planning
  • Applied Psychological Perspectives
  • Reflecting on Practice: Evaluation & Change

Entry requirements:
120 credits at Level 4 HE
120 credits at Level 5 HE

Applicants must have current experience of working in a relevant professional setting.


Completion of the degree can enable you to progress on to postgraduate study in education or other related areas. Many graduates continue their studies and career development through postgraduate training programmes for primary teaching (e.g. Postgraduate Certificate in Education) or the Early Years Teacher Status, alternatively applying for Masters qualifications.

Booking Information

To apply:
Visit UCAS -
UCAS course code: X370
Institution code: W80
Campus code: G

If you are currently studying your Foundation Degree through SCIL you can apply via your SOLE page.

You may be eligible for a student loan to help pay the cost of your tuition fees, the standard tuition fee for students registering in the academic year 2019/20 is £9,250.00.

Please see attachments for FAQs and Finance information.


Anyone working within a professional role who would like to further their knowledge and qualifications and gain a BA Hons degree.

02 Sep 2019 09:00 - 16:00

Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL).
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Date and Time

02 Sep 2019 09:00 - 16:00


Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7QP


Sally Pemberton