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Yeovil College University Centre

Childhood Studies Care and Education

UCAS Code: 62X9

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

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Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2021

Subject

Early years education

This course will support the continued development of personal attributes and qualities alongside the specialist knowledge and skills required to gain a senior role; enhancing practice within the wider childhood, education and care sector. Level 6 focuses on advanced critical thinking, developing higher level skills in research and analysis. Reflective thinking will be an essential element of level 6 with students exploring personal understanding of experiences, actions and processes and the impact on themselves, others and the wider sector. The course operates on a modular basis; the four modules are each 30 academic credits. Each credit taken equates to a total study time of around 10 hours. Total study time includes scheduled teaching, independent study, and assessment activity. Full-time students take modules worth 60 credits per semester, with part-time students taking proportionately fewer credits per semester. All students require 120 credits to achieve the level 6.

Modules

You must take four modules each worth 30 credits a total of 120 credits for the level 6.
Our teaching is informed by research, and modules change periodically to reflect developments in the discipline.
The modules on the course are as follows:
Social and Cultural Concepts of Childhood
Leadership and Change Management
Qualitative Research Project
Working in the Wider Community

Assessment methods

Each module will have an assignment brief and module guide to support your summative assessment through essays, reports, research projects and presentations.

Tuition fees

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England
£7,234
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EU
£7,234
per year
Northern Ireland
£7,234
per year
Scotland
£7,234
per year
Wales
£7,234
per year

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Course location:

Yeovil College University Centre

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