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HNC in Early Childhood Education and Care

HNC in Early Childhood Education and Care

Type of LearningUniversity Study

Course CodeA6742

Study ModeFull and part time options available

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Awarded ByPearson

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About the course

This course is highly regarded by Employers and academic institutions alike, preparing students for a career in Early Years. The content equips you with underpinning knowledge, understanding and skills for employment in the early years education sector at a supervisory or lower management level. Upon completion of the qualification students will meet NCTL Early Years Educator requirements at Level 4, qualifying them to be counted in the qualified Level 3 ratios in an early years education setting. 

 

The entry requiremts are: A Level 3 qualification in Early Years or a similar field. All applicants will need to show that they have GCSE Maths and English with a minimum grade C or equivalent qualification. All applicants will be interviewed and an enhanced DBS will be required. 

Type of LearningUniversity Study

Course CodeA6742

Study ModeFull and part time options available

CostQuestion tooltip icon

Awarded ByPearson

Entry Requirements

A Level 3 qualification in Early Years or a similar field. All applicants will need to show that they have GCSE Maths and English with a minimum grade C or equivalent qualification. All applicants will be interviewed.

Modules

Mandatory modules are: A Pearson-set Individual Project; Personal and professional Development; Protecting Children in Early Childhood and Education; Supervising and Promoting Children's Development; promoting Healthy Living; Inclusive Practice. One optional module will be selected from ; Trauma in Childhood; Comparative Education Systems; Advanced Practices in Safeguarding.

Assessment

Teaching, learning and assessment on this course has been specially designed to help students build their knowledge between modules and between academic and work-based activities. Teaching is delivered by a mixture of formal lectures by industry experts, seminars, workshops, case studies and placements, all supported by live project work to put theory into practice. Assessment involves a combination of coursework, presentation exercises and practical's which will show your industry expertise and knowledge.

Careers & Progression

Progress to the Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Advanced Practice in Early Years Education, or to undergraduate study in a related early years degree programme.

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