T Level in Early Years Education and Childcare
T-Level • Level 3
About the course
Our exciting T Level course will provide you with the core knowledge, practical skills and workplace experience that will feed your curiosity and prepare you to take the next step towards a successful, rewarding career or University-level study. This course allows you to specialise in the area of Early Years Educator. There are 3 core elements to a T Level programme: core academic skills and knowledge and an in-depth understanding of the Early Years Sector. You will also complete 750 placement hours.
Minimum of five GCSEs at Grade 5 and above in a good range of subjects, including mathematics and English.
Core Modules: you will be assessed through two externally set exams and an employer set project, this is a controlled assessment that will be completed within College and linked to your placement. Specialist Modules: there are three externally set assessments, one will be an observation of your knowledge and skills from your industrial placement, the others will be exam-based assessments.
Careers & Progression
On successful completion of your T Level study programme, you will gain a Level 3 qualification (similar to A Levels and Advanced Vocational qualifications) and will be able to choose between moving into a skilled occupation; a Higher or Degree- Level Apprenticeship or University study.