You'll learn about:
The principles and values underlying the care and education of young children; Care in a Contemporary Society; Health, Wellbeing and Safeguarding; Leadership; Lifespan Development: Theoretical Approaches and Support for Play; Learning and Development
This course also includes a childhood practice placement (two days a week) – where you will have the opportunity to relate theory to practice.
2 Highers preferably including English, or NC Early Education and Childcare, or 1 Higher preferably including English and either Foundation Apprenticeship Social Services (Children and Young People) or Social Services and Healthcare. You will attend an interview.
You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.
BA Childhood Practice
Part time (evening)