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Trafford College Group

Early Years Practice

UCAS Code: XL3M

Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

64

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About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

This course caters for people who are already working in the field of early years and childcare to provide a professional development opportunity. Our course links current research and child development theory to professional practice and has well established relationships with local and regional employers.

The aim of the foundation degree is to provide a professional development opportunity and a progression route to becoming a graduate. It is designed for people already working in the field of early years who already hold a level 3 qualification and have some post qualifying experience. The course links research and child development theory to professional practice and has well established relationships with local and regional employers.

Modules

On this programme you will study the following modules:
Year One
o The Enabling Practitioner in the 21st Century
o The Reflective Student
o Learning and Development
o Working Together
o Pioneers and Pedagogies
o Effective Teamwork
Year Two
o The Critically Reflective Student
o Safeguarding in Practice
o Leadership and Management
o Research Theory and Practice
o Positive Relationships
o Practitioners as Play Partners

Assessment methods

A range of assessment methods are used from reports and essays to presentations, academic posters and portfolios. Typically each module has one form of assessment attached to it. The assessments have been carefully designed to support and develop your skills in independent thinking and learning.

Tuition fees

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England
£6,995
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,995
per year
Scotland
£6,995
per year
Wales
£6,995
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Main Site (Stockpot College Campus)

Department:

Education and Applied Social Sciences

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