Springburn Campus, East End Campus, Easterhouse Campus
This is a full-time course (3 ½ days per week), over one year and is part of the Scottish Wider Access programme.
It is aimed at people who will normally have life experience skills and are wishing to return to education with the primary objective of working in Early Learning and Childcare, who have few or no qualifications and who have been out of education for more than 5 years.
Course units include:
Child Development; Child Development: Theory; Play in Early Education and Childcare; Children’s Rights; First Aid; Behaviour; Additional Support Needs; HIV, Hepatitis B and C Infections; Communications Higher, ICT and Numeracy.
Candidates will be assessed using essays, class-based exams and presentations.
Campus locations may be subject to change.
No formal entry requirements.
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.
HNC Childhood Practice
Access to FE/HE
Childcare and Early Education