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Overview

This course will give you a thorough understanding of the early years sector. You will be linked with work placements, giving you the knowledge and skills sought by employers.

Course description

You will learn about the underlying principles, techniques and processes used in the early years sector and develop an understanding of contemporary issues in the industry. The course will be supplemented with industry visits and keynote speaker sessions. You will also expand your knowledge on the diverse needs of young children in a variety of settings, develop a sense of self-awareness in a work environment through decision making and gain leadership and team-building skills.

What areas will I study?

Key areas include:

  • Theories and stages of child development
  • Safeguarding children
  • Working with parents and families
  • Multi-agency working
  • Assessment for learning
  • Research project professional practice, 50% work placement element

Course options

Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
- September | 2019/20 £6000.00 Fees displayed are per academic year 2 Academic Year(s) -

UCAS Application Information

Institution Code Name: SCCB
Institution Code: S20
Course Code: X311
Click here to apply for this course on UCAS website.

Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
- September | 2019/20 £3900.00 Fees displayed are per academic year 3 Academic Year(s) -

UCAS Application Information

Institution Code Name: SCCB
Institution Code: S20
Course Code: X311
Click here to apply for this course on UCAS website.

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