Early Years Care and Education - Foundation Degree

West Thames College
Hounslow, England, United Kingdom
Advanced Diploma
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Entry Requirements

The minimum entry requirement is a Level 3 qualfication in early years, e.g. Diploma in Childcare and Education, NNEB, CACHE Level 3 Diploma, NVQ Level 3 or equivalent. You will need to be employed in an appropriate setting and should normally have at least 3 years of experience post Level 3 qualification. Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning is offered for those who are unsure of the current value of their qualifications. 


Year 1 modules – Level 1:

  • Personal and professional development portfolio
  • Child protection
  • Child development (1)
  • Inclusive education and special educational needs
  • Multi-professional perspectives
  • Assessment and assessment systems
  • Providing information to support decision-making
  • Action research portfolio

Year 2 modules – Level 2/3:

  • Child development (2)
  • Evaluate and use ICT to support children’s learning and development
  • Develop own resources
  • Work-based learning
  • Work with parents to enhance their children’s learning and development
  • Action research portfolio 2
  • Action research special project module.

Special project – Level 3.

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