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Childcare and Development (Higher)

Shetland College UHI

Venues

Main Campus

Content

The main purpose of the course is to enable learners to understand child development from pre-birth to 16 and the roles and responsibilities of practitioners, other professionals, parents/carers and others in contributing to the development of children
and young people.

Learners will gain knowledge, understanding and skills that will help them to contribute to the development of children in personal and professional contexts.

Entry Requirements

English or Skills for Work Early Education and Childcare at National 5; or other relevant subject at National 5.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Higher

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

1 year

Department

Education and Childcare

SCQF Level

6