Early Childhood Studies at University Centre Rotherham - UCAS

Early Childhood Studies

University Centre Rotherham

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Hull

Course summary

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About this Course: This course is an innovative response to specific sector needs which enhances the professional development of early years practitioners and the quality of early years provision for children and their families. This degree provides opportunities for students to consolidate, strengthen and enhance their knowledge and skills, and provides progression pathways to further and higher study. Rotherham College has an excellent reputation within the early years and childcare sector. Our highly skilled and experienced staff team, the Colleges’ nursery provision and links with employers in the sector will support you to achieve your full potential. Modules Covered: Level 4 -Academic Study Skills -Early Childhood Development -Professional Reflective Practice: Listening and Learning Journeys -Safeguarding and Promoting the Well-Being of Young Children -Social Inclusion and Early Childhood Education -Professional Reflective Practice: Learning Journeys Level 5 -Approaches to Research in Early Childhood Studies -Children's Play and Creativity -Professional Reflective Practice: Transitions and Critical Reflection on Alternative Pedagogies -Research Report -Inclusive Strategies for Children with Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) -Professional Reflective Practice: Critical Reflection on Alternative Pedagogies ​Progression:

  • Higher Education BA (hons) degrees in Childhood Studies, Early Childhood Education, Early Childhood Education and Care
  • Upon successful completion of these courses you could go into employment in roles such as Nurse Manager, Pre-School Leader or Family Support Worker
Entry Requirements:
  • 48 UCAS points
  • Level 3 Childcare/Early Years qualification with license to practice status
  • GCSE Maths and English grade C/4 or equivalent
  • Hold a current DBS
  • Be employed in a sector in a relevant setting and role
  • A minimum of six months experience post-qualifying at Level 3
  • ICT access and skills to support online learning elements of the programme
  • IELTS English Score of 6.0 minimum required for international applicants
If you do not meet these requirements please contact us as we are able to consider applicants with other qualifications, relevant experience or personal circumstances on an individual basis.

Course details


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How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 64 points

Applicants should have: •Level 3 Childcare/Early Years qualification with license to practice status •GCSE Maths and English grade A* to C or equivalent •Hold a current Enhanced DBS •Be employed within the sector in a relevant setting and role •A minimum six months’ experience postqualifying at Level 3 •ICT access and skills to support online learning elements of the programme •The ability to meet the demands of a degree programme Evidence of previous study and learning, alternative qualifications and the quality of the written application will also be considered.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Hold a current Enhanced DBS

Other

Applicants should have: •Level 3 Childcare/Early Years qualification with license to practice status •GCSE Maths and English grade A* to C or equivalent •Hold a current Enhanced DBS •Be employed within the sector in a relevant setting and role •A minimum six months’ experience postqualifying at Level 3 •ICT access and skills to support online learning elements of the programme •The ability to meet the demands of a degree programme Evidence of previous study and learning, alternative qualifications and the quality of the written application will also be considered.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £4400 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4400 Year 1
Scotland £4400 Year 1
Wales £4400 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Early Childhood Studies at University Centre Rotherham - UCAS