Our successful MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) helps you explore and develop an understanding of the approaches involved in caring for vulnerable children.
In times of austerity and shrinking public services, the task of identifying and caring for vulnerable children has never been more challenging.
Now in its 11th run, almost 69,000 people, from 163 countries have taken part so far. Follow snapshots of Billy's story, where the theory is linked to the reality of the world.
In this free online course, we'll help you explore some of the issues involved in undertaking this task. We’ll consider:
It’s suitable for anyone who may come into contact with children who are vulnerable, such as:
No special software is required and the course is accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop.
The Caring for Vulnerable Children MOOC is delivered through FutureLearn in partnership with the University of Strathclyde and CELCIS.
The course is run over six weeks, and you can choose where and when you learn.
Starts: Monday 28 October 2019
Time required: Four hours a week
Duration: Six weeks
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