ABOUT THIS COURSE
This course is ideal for learners who are interested in learning about the early years sector as part of a balanced study programme. It is intended as an Applied General qualification, and is equivalent in size to 1 A level. It supports access to a range of higher education courses, possibly in the early years sector, if taken alongside further level 3 qualifications.
COURSE AREA LEAD
WHO IS THIS AIMED AT?
This course is aimed at students who:
Would like to progress into a setting which involves working with children and families
Would like to progress onto a HE course which would assist in progressing to a child related occupation e.g Early years, teaching, social work
An opportunity to complete a mandatory work placement
An opportunity to build crucial employability skills
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
Development of Children’s Communication, Literacy and Numeracy Skills
Play and Learning
A centre chosen optional unit.
Students will complete 50 hours of work experience in the sector as part of their programme.
WHAT SKILLS WILL YOU DEVELOP?
University of Hull : BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies With Graduate Practitioner Status
UCNL: BA (Hons) Children, Learning and Development (early Childhood)
UCNL: BA (Hons) Children, Learning and Development (Education)
University of Huddersfield: Early Childhood and Education Studies