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Early Years, Pre-Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #383 (QS) Oxford, United Kingdom
The Early Years programme at the Oxford Brookes University is designed for practitioners who work with young children in a range of pre-school and nursery settings, and have experience of this sector. 
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Overview

A widely recognised qualification, the Early Years programme at the Oxford Brookes University is designed for experienced childminder and early years practitioners who are working in a variety of early years settings, with families or playgroups and in schools, nurseries and children's centres. 

The course provides opportunities to develop your knowledge and practice, enhance your career prospects, and gain access to further learning alongside your work.

Opportunities

The course provides applicants with the opportunity to:

  • develop their knowledge and practice
  • enhance their career prospects
  • gain access to further learning
  • study while they work

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Studying policy and practice
  • Communication and language
  • Physical development
  • Reflective practice
  • Personal, Social and Emotional Development
  • Mathematics in Early years

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • An A-level or vocational A-level
  • NVQ level 3 (such as BTEC or other qualification)
  • An Advanced Modern Apprenticeship

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9270 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9270 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7570 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7570 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Oxford

  • 939 - 1530 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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