Early Childhood Studies at City College Norwich (incorporating Easton College) - UCAS

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Course summary

Although the 31st January application date has passed, we are still accepting applications for this course This programme provides a full introduction to careers working with young children, aged 0 - 7 years. This is a sector-endorsed practice award, as recognised by SEFDEY (Sector Endorsed Foundation Degrees Early Years) and has Early Years Educator status. All of City College Norwich’s Degree programmes are validated by the UEA, meaning that the quality of the awards you get is assured by a world renowned Higher Education organisation. Teaching and learning strategies include lectures, group work, presentations, practical sessions, work-based learning, projects and seminars. If you have any specific questions about this course, please contact Gemma Greengrass - Course Leader FdA Early Years, email: [email protected] The honours degrees and foundation degrees offered at City College Norwich are awarded by the University of East Anglia (UEA) with whom we enjoy Associate College Status. This partnership means that you will graduate with a UEA degree and be able to access facilities at the UEA while you are studying with us.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
L520
Institution code:
C54
Campus name:
Norfolk House
Campus code:
B

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Information about being an international student at City College Norwich can be found on our website: https://www.ccn.ac.uk/courses/international-students/

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants should have sufficient and appropriate prior experience in childcare and an appropriate level 3 qualification and also show the potential for successful study at HE level, commitment to study and work in the sector and commitment to the work-experience component. Applicants with appropriate prior experience in childcare, but who do not hold an appropriate level 3 qualification, may also be considered. Successful applicants will need to be working or volunteering in an early years' setting for the duration of the course to meet the requirements of the SEFDEY (and will already be in possession of a valid DBS). Applications from students whose first language is not English are welcome. For International students we require evidence of proficiency in English (including writing, speaking, listening and reading), the required minimum is: IELTS Academic (SELT) 6.0 overall (minimum 5.5 in all components).

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.ccn.ac.uk/adults/degrees-and-higher-education/course/fda-early-childhood-studies/


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6Minimum score/result of 5.5 required in all components.

Applications from students whose first language is not English are welcome. For International students we require evidence of proficiency in English (including writing, speaking, listening and reading).


Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8000 Year 1
Scotland £8000 Year 1
Wales £8000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Information about fees and funding for this course can be found on the City College Norwich website here: https://www.ccn.ac.uk/support-and-advice/student-finance-at-city-college-norwich-2/higher-education-finance-2/
Early Childhood Studies at City College Norwich (incorporating Easton College) - UCAS