The Early Years Foundation Degree provides a broad perspective of work with young children (0 - 8 years). The course develops your skills in the study of childhood from a psychological, historical, cultural, sociological, social policy and philosophical viewpoint.
Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
5 September 2019
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Main Site|
The following entry points are available for this course:
There are no qualification requirements for this course.
Be employed or doing voluntary work in an Early Years childcare setting for a minimum of 12 hours a week.
Have the support of their employer or voluntary setting (unless self-employed, for example, child minders).
Have 2 GCSEs at grade C (or new grade 4) or better, which may include English language, (a written task for applicants without evidence of GCSE qualifications can be undertaken).
NVQ3/ CCLD in Early Years Care and education or an equivalent level three qualification for example DCE/NNEB or Advanced Apprenticeship
Be able to communicate clearly and accurately in spoken and written Standard English.
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
|IELTS (Academic)||6.0||No component less than 5.5|
|Channel Islands||£5,500 *||Year 1|
|EU||£5,500 *||Year 1|
|England||£5,500 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£5,500 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£5,500 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£5,500 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.