Middlesbrough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Open University Validating Partnership

Early Childhood Professional Studies (Top-up)

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Course summary

Childhood studies is an exciting field drawing upon psychology, sociology and education theory. Early childhood experiences contribute to formative development and affect children for the rest of their lives. The modern world presents a wide range of new and challenging experiences for children, including 24/7 access to media, cultural diversity, cyber-bullying and increasing class sizes. This course prepares students to enter a career working with infants and children - whether in education, health care or children’s services - and to make a positive contribution to formative years.

Course details

Modules

Modules offered may vary. Modules will include: • Reflective Practice for Professional Development • Leading and Managing in the Childhood Professions • Historical Context of Children's Literature and its Impact in the 21st Century • Assessing Children's Needs in the Multi-agency Environment • Independent Research Project (Dissertation)

Assessment method

You will be assessed through a variety of assessment methods, including, essays, presentations, research tasks, projects and case studies.

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

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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

You must have achieved an appropriate foundation degree or Level 5 equivalent.

Additional entry requirements

Interview


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £8500 Year 1
England £8500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8500 Year 1
Scotland £8500 Year 1
Wales £8500 Year 1
Channel Islands £8500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Early Childhood Professional Studies (Top-up) at Middlesbrough College - UCAS