Course Code: DP3MEYE1 / 18DA11A
Information on course fees
If you are aged 16 - 18:
If you are over 18, fees may apply:
If you are aged 24+ click here for information on financial help available to you. This course is eligible for a loan.Information on how to apply
Introduction to the course
This Level 3 qualification will help to prepare you for work in an Early Years setting. The units cover a wide range of topics including, Child Development, Supporting Children’s Speech and Communication and
Language. You will have the opportunity to undertake qualifications in English and Maths .
The course requires you to complete 400 hours in a work placement, organised by the College. You will attend two days a week in a placement and there will also be a week-long block placement.
This is a two-year course, enabling learners to develop a common core of knowledge, including child development, play and learning, safeguarding, observation, assessment and planning.
What do I need?
You will need to be at least 16 years of age with a keen interest in child care. You must show the ability to work at Level 3. Criminal Record Bureau checks are required.
How is the course taught?
Group activities, discussions, written assignments and practical activities
How will I be assessed?
Assessment is through a mixture of examinations, assignments and portfolio tasks.
What does it lead to?
Early Years Educator
- practitioner in day nurseries
- practitioner in nursery schools
- practitioner in reception classes in primary schools
- pre-school worker
- home based childcarer
- Higher Education
|Location||Start Date - End Date - Study Mode|
|Tottenham Centre||3 Sep 2018 - 1 Jul 2019 - Daytime|
- Last Updated: 20 July 2018
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