3 years
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 7,525
GBP 5,340
Foreign students
USD 17,699
GBP 12,560
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The University of Brighton is one of the UK's largest teacher training universities, rated ‘outstanding’ in our last Ofsted inspection.

This degree will benefit you if you are an early years professional and wish to further your development in the field, formalising your knowledge with a postgraduate qualification.

Studying with us, you will graduate with an in-depth and critical understanding of pedagogical theory and its application to learning and teaching in early years education. 

Teaching and mentoring is delivered by a successful teaching team with an outstanding national reputation and comprehensive research profile that informs and advances course content.

The course is designed to fit around your existing work or voluntary commitments; the part-time course design ensures minimal disruption to your personal and professional life.

Entry Requirements

Degree and experience:

  • A good honours degree or equivalent and you must be working in a relevant professional role. Evidence of an employment-based research project may be acceptable in place of an honours degree – each case will be considered on its merit. Applications will be welcomed from those with Early Years Professional Status (EYPS), Early Years Teacher Status and/or Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.

English Language Requirement:

  • IELTS 6.5 overall and 6.0 in writing.