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Course summary

Building on the knowledge gained from the foundation degree, this course will enhance your reflective practice and personal skills and development, enabling you to excel in your career. The qualification delivers a wide range of knowledge and skills to enable you to gain and maintain employment within the education sector and related sectors. In addition, you will be developing core skills and understanding based on current practice in the education sector, and the leadership skills required to impact upon environments which support children’s learning and development. The course content will consider the learning and development needs of children from 0 - 11 years of age, and will have an expectation that you will have experience of, and access to work with children within this age range. Teaching will take place face-to-face mainly in the classroom, however, other practical environments such as outdoor settings and alternative educational settings will be experienced to broaden and develop your learning.  The programme is normally taught one day (afternoon and evening) each week, allowing for students to undertake study around existing work commitments. Assessments are conducted in a variety of ways including seminar activities and written work, with students preparing their dissertations with tutorial support either on or off site.  Modules: Level 6 Child Centred Education Leading a Multi-Disciplinary Approach Critical Perspectives in Education Pedagogical Approaches in Childhood Education Research Investigation

Modules

Level 6 Child Centred Education Leading a Multi-Disciplinary Approach Critical Perspectives in Education Pedagogical Approaches in Childhood Education Research Investigation There is a requirement for the student to be employed in the children’s workforce or to undertake a work placement to be able to complete some of the module assessments.

Assessment method

Assessment will consider reports, essays, literature reviews, presentations and research investigations. These will all be linked to your setting.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
X392
Institution code:
Y70
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Completion of Foundation Degree in Young Children’s Learning and Development (or equivalent). A Placement of at least 100 hours per year. A satisfactory DBS.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7200 Year 1
Scotland £7200 Year 1
Wales £7200 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7200 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Leading Children's Development and Learning at York College University Centre - UCAS