University of Hull has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This rewarding, flexible degree gives you the skills and knowledge to move into the early years workforce and practise at level six on graduation. So on graduation, you'll be able to move straight into the early years workforce.
- 98% of our educational studies students are in work or further study six months after graduating (UK domicile full-time first degree leavers; Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey for the academic year 2016/17, published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency 2018)
- Guaranteed work experience throughout - we have links to more than 600 educational institutions giving you a better chance of a placement that suits your ambitions
- You can take specialist professional pathways, such as a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE), or continue with a Masters in Early Childhood
- Spend a semester at an English-speaking partner institution in a country renowned for high-quality childcare – such as Spain, Norway, Sweden and the Netherlands. Or you could spend the time gaining professional experience in the UK
Year 1 Compulsory modules Child Health and Well Being Early Child Development Skills for Academic Success International Constructions of Childhood Play and Learning Inclusion, Diversity and Rights Year 2 Compulsory modules Communication in the Early Years Education Research Methods Safeguarding and Promoting the Wellbeing of Children and Young People Work Based Pedagogy in Practice Year 3 Compulsory modules Dissertation Policy and Practice in Early Years and Care Creativity in Education Leadership, Management and Team Working International Perspectives in Early Childhood Education and Care All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree. Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests. Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work. Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
How to apply
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15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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|Campus name||The University of Hull|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||104 points||Points can be from any qualification on the UCAS tariff, but must include at least 80 points from A levels BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma CACHE Diploma or Extended Diploma Irish Leaving Certificate Scottish Highers Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma or a combination of appropriate Level 3 qualifications|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 30 credits|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||26 points|
Applicants must also have GCSE English Language/Literature at Grade C/4 Applicants with other qualifications are welcome to apply.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with at least 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications accepted by the University please visit www.hull.ac.uk|
|Institution's Own Test||60% overall (with minimum 55% in each skill)|
Please click below for a list of the English language qualifications we accept.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
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