New College Durham has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This programme will develop your existing skills in the early years and education sector (0-11 years). If you work as a child minder, pre-school leader, early years practitioner or another similar role in the early years sector, you can make the most of the professional development opportunities that this programme offers.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||32 points|
•4 GCSE passes at Grade C or above, including Maths and English and/or appropriate functional skills at level 2. • Appropriate level 3 qualification commensurate to the sector; for example aLevel 3 Diploma in Early Years Education and Care • BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Children's Play Learning and Development • Appropriate A Levels (sector relevant) Students with non-standard entry applications will be considered on the basis of relevant work experience and attainment of skills.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
Additional fee information
New College Durham
Framwellgate Moor Centre
Clearing contact details
0191 375 4210
08:30 - 17:00 Monday to Thursday 08:30 - 16:30 Friday
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
0191 375 4210