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Early Childhood Education and Care Foundation Degree Foundation Degree

Canterbury Christ Church University

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UCAS CODE: X234

Course options

  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree - FD

  • Location

    Medway Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

A number of our degrees are also offered with an additional foundation year (Year 0). Whether you are a school-leaver or someone considering returning to study but don’t have the entry requirements for your chosen subject, a foundation year course may be just what you’re looking for.A foundation year is the first year of a four year programme which:•provides an introduction not only to study at University but also to your chosen subject•offers you a highly supportive environment where you can develop the self-confidence, knowledge, skills and understanding for further study.This course is perfect if you already work with young children but have a thirst for knowledge in the subject of early childhood education and care. It will enable you to learn, gain a qualification and maintain your work alongside study. You’ll explore a variety of factors affecting childhood from different perspectives – including leadership, teaching, social action and parental input – and put these into practice through work-based learning. Taught by a team, including award-winning practitioners who are invested in and passionate about childcare, you will have the option of taking our BA Top-up and gaining a full honours degree in Early Childhood Education and Care.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 9,910per year

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A2 level (or equivalent Level 3 qualifications), GCSE English Language at grade C or above (or equivalent). HLTA status may also be accepted as an L3 equivalent qualification. You may be asked to attend an interview. If you do not have English Language or Mathematics at GCSE grade C or above you will be required to take and pass the University Equivalency tests for entry onto this course. A minimum of 6 months experience of working with babies and/or young children (this can be cumulative) and you should be working in

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University information

Canterbury Christ Church University

  • University League Table

    125th

  • Campus address

    Canterbury Christ Church University, North Holmes Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1QU, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    52nd out of 81 2

    61st out of 83 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    109 55%

    68th

    5
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    73 73%

    47th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.15 83%

    31st

    4
  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    103 59%

    75th

    17
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    72 72%

    57th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.89 78%

    67th

    6

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