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Early Learning and Childcare (Level 5)

Glasgow Kelvin College

Venues

Springburn Campus, East End Campus, Easterhouse Campus

Content

The NQ level 5 provides an integrated programme of theory and practice and aims to enable you to work effectively in certain posts within the Early Education and Childcare sector and/or to progress to further study.

The knowledge and understanding you will gain on the course will help you develop positive values and attitudes and will encourage you to reflect on your learning and practice.

Subjects Include:
Play in Early Learning and Childcare; Development and Wellbeing of Children and Young People; Contemporary Families; Care and Feeding of Children and young people; Introduction to First Aid;
Children and Young People: Rights and Protection.

Campus location may be subject to change.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4 including English.

You would require a satisfactory PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) check to show you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details.

Progression Routes

NC Early Education and Childcare Level 6 or employment as a nursery assistant or in an out of school care setting.

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Childcare and Early Education

SCQF Level

5