Early Childhood Studies (Foundation)

Stranmillis University College

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

The Early Childhood Studies programme focuses on the key theories, concepts and application of working practices with children in the age range 0 to 8 years. Academic modules include: Child Development, Learning Through Play, The Acquisition of Language and Communication Skills, Safeguarding Children, Developing Skills and Strategies for Managing Children's Behaviour, Working With Children with Additional Needs and Science and Technology in the Early Years. A varied programme of professional placements complements and supports your classroom learning. The course is delivered by the Regional Colleges and can be studied full-time (2 years) or part-time (3 years) depending on location. Graduates who achieve the desired standard may be eligible for articulation to Year 2 of the BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies degree [full-time or part-time]. For further information contact your nearest Regional College.

Course details


How to apply

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Application deadlines

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15 January

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level CC GCSE English and Mathematics minimum grade C required.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


Fees and funding

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Early Childhood Studies (Foundation) at Stranmillis University College - UCAS