2 years
Study mode
Full-time & Part-time
Tuition fee (entire course)
Foreign students
USD 22,406
GBP 15,900
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

Perfect if you like looking after children and young people and want to progress into a career within the industry. After the first year of this course you will gain a licence to practice. You can expect the opportunity to take part in work experience placements (two days a week), which will be assessed continuously. You’ll also complete assignments that include placement portfolios, direct observation and assessments in ICT. 

Entry Requirements

 5 GCSEs at grades A*- C (including English language and maths) or a Level 2 Certificate in Early Years with English and maths at grade C or above. You must be motivated to learn and be prepared to undertake a higher level of English and maths as part of your study. You will also need a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and a satisfactory reference from a school, employer or professional. You will also need to secure a voluntary placement for a minimum of 12 hours per week in an early years setting