Childcare and Development (Higher)

Argyll College UHI


Tobermory Centre, Oban Centre, Lochgilphead Centre and CERC, Dunoon Centre, Rothesay Centre, Campbeltown Centre, Arran Centre, Islay Centre, Helensburgh Centre


This course will enable you 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. You will gain knowledge, understanding and skills that will help you to contribute to the development of children in personal and professional contexts.

Entry Requirements

English and Skills for Work Early Learning and Childcare at National 5

Progression Routes

You may be able to progress to vocational qualifications (SVQ) Social Services (Children and Young People) or NC Early Education and Childcare.

Start Date

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Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

1 hours


Education and Childcare

SCQF Level