This course will give you the knowledge and skills specifically for working in the field of Early Years education and care. You will learn about child development and how children learn. You will learn about how to keep children safe and how to demonstrate inclusive practice. You will find out how to carry out research in the field of Early Years.
Higher National Diploma - HND
The course is both theoretical and practical and is assessed both at college and in a relevant early year's setting or workplace environment. You will be assessed using a variety of methods; for example presentations, professional discussions, research tasks and observations in the workplace.
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||Washington Campus|
This means the year in which you would like to start the course.
‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.
‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.
You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||32 points|
To apply for the course you will need to have a minimum of 32 UCAS points gained from a Level 3 qualification in a relevant subject such as Early Years Education and Care, Childcare or a Diploma for the Children's Workforce. You will need GCSE English and maths grades 5 or above (A*-C). Mature candiates will be considered without formal qualifications, dependent upon their former experience.
Criminal records declaration (Disclosure Scotland)
|Northern Ireland||£5,999||Year 1|