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
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Norfolk House
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Information about being an international student at City College Norwich can be found on our website: https://www.ccn.ac.uk/courses/international-students/
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
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||Minimum 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).
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£8000||Year 1|