BA (Hons) in Early Years Education 3+0
This three year full-time programme is an exciting venture as the field of Early Years Education expands. The pathways developed throughout reflect the range of potential career options. In a society in which the well-being and development of babies and young children is recognised as being the foundation of their future learning, career opportunities demand well-qualified practitioners who have a sound understanding of the needs of babies and young children. An Honours degree in Early Years Education provides aspiring early childhood worker with access to a range of careers working with babies, young children and their families.
As graduates, you have opportunities to practice and lead in early years settings (including nurseries), children’s centres, health and social care and community settings, as well as schools.
The programme also prepares you to take on leadership and management positions in a range of settings and services, for example children’s centres, extended schools, and child-minding networks. Family services, parental advice services sited in charitable organisations and schools or academies are also potential career pathways.
- STPM / GCE A-Level passed with at least 3 principles (or its equivalent)
- University Foundation Programme or equivalent qualification
- Diploma in Early Childhood Education or equivalent qualification (Credits in English & Maths in SPM)