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Childhood Practice - HND - YR1

Borders College

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  • Qualification

    HND - Higher National Diploma

  • Location

    Scottish Borders Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    36 weeks

Course summary

COURSE INTRODUCTION

The subject areas include Leadership Starts with Me, Care in a Contemporary Society, Health, Wellbeing and Safeguarding, and Support for Play, Learning and Development. Students carry out a substantial part of this course in an actual childcare setting. Work placement is necessary to complete the full award.

QUALIFICATIONS

HNC in Childhood Practice at SCQF Level 7

PROGRESSION OPPORTUNITIES

Successful completion of the Childhood Practice HNC may enable students to apply for undergraduate programmes in Primary Teaching or a BA in Childhood Studies. The PDA Childhood Practice and HND Childhood Practice (subject to approval) are also offered as possible progression routes. There are career opportunities as an Early Years Practitioner and Play Leader. The qualification allows registration with the SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council) as an Early Years Practitioner. Successful completion of the HND Childhood Practice may enable students to apply to study Childhood Practice qualifications at SCQF Level 9

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Borders College

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    Borders College, Scottish Borders Campus, Nether Road, Galashiels, Scottish Borders, TD1 3HE, Scotland

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