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Stranmillis University College

Early Childhood Studies (Foundation)

UCAS Code: LX53

Foundation Degree - FD

Entry requirements


A level

C,C

GCSE English and Mathematics minimum grade C required.

UCAS Tariff

64

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About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2020

The Early Childhood Studies programme focuses on the key theories, concepts and application of working practices with children in the age range 0 to 8 years. Academic modules include:
Child Development, Learning Through Play, The Acquisition of Language and Communication Skills, Safeguarding Children, Developing Skills and Strategies for Managing Children's Behaviour, Working With Children with Additional Needs and Science and Technology in the Early Years. A varied programme of professional placements complements and supports your classroom learning.
The course is delivered by the Regional Colleges and can be studied full-time (2 years) or part-time (3 years) depending on location. Graduates who achieve the desired standard may be eligible for articulation to Year 2 of the BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies degree [full-time or part-time]. For further information contact your nearest Regional College.

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Course locations:

Belfast Metropolitan College (Gerald Moag Campus)

Southern Regional College (Newry Campus)

Northern Regional College (Ballymena)

South West College (Omagh Campus)

Northern Regional College (Newtownabbey)

North West Regional College (Londonderry)

South Eastern Regional College (Lisburn Campus)

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