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City of Bristol College

Early Years

UCAS Code: X310

Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

Entry requirements


Level 3 Qualification in Early Years, such as A Levels, or have a vocational qualification at Level 3.

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About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

This exciting, work-based programme, proven to raise the quality of practice in Early Years settings will empower you to transform your practice through reflection and research. The course is aimed at those who are currently working as early years practitioners and wish to gain a Lever 5 qualification which may lead to Early Years Teacher Status, a career in management within the sector or teaching.

Modules

The course consists of seven modules, and will cover topics such as Childhood, Children's rights, Society and Culture, Social Policy, Safeguarding Children, Children's Holistic Health, Inclusion and Diversity, How Children Learn, Observation and Assessment, Creativity, Multi-agency Working, Partnership with Parents/Carers, Reflective Practice, and Research in Early Childhood You will be assigned a tutor who will observe your practice and support your professional development.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through coursework and experience.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

England
£6,000
per year
EU
£6,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,000
per year
Scotland
£6,000
per year
Wales
£6,000
per year

Extra funding

Because the college does not have large class sizes you get much more support and attention while you are learning, as well as tutorial support throughout your studies. Our tuition fees are lower than many universities and that's not all. Just like Universities you can apply to Student Support England for funding to support your studies.

The Uni


Course location:

Ashley Down Centre

Department:

Creativity and Education

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