This Early Childhood Studies (Top-up) (Hons) course at the University of Derby will deepen your knowledge of early childhood studies to meet the demands of integrated care and education for children from birth.
An online top-up degree is ideal if you currently juggle work and family commitments.
Your learning is supported by a research active academic team
You will develop a broad understanding of early childhood education and care that can be applied in social care and health, education and related areas. You will be taught by experts in the field and will benefit from the latest research discoveries from a committed multi-disciplinary academic team. This will ensure your learning is relevant, up to date and meets the highest professional standards.
This course is ideal for anyone currently working with children across health, education and social care, or anyone interested in early childhood as an academic discipline. It is suitable for those wishing to broaden their skills and career by taking additional qualifications. Well qualified professionals will find there are ample opportunities for promotion and progression to leadership positions in children’s services.
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- Child protection
- Contesting childhood
- Leadership in early childhood education and care
- The critically reflective practitioner
- Independent study
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- 12 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- HND of Foundation Degree in a relevant subject (equivalent of 240 credits),
- Evidence of significant work and life experience may be taken into consideration upon application
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International5040 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5040 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
National5040 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5040 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.