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Childcare and Development

Borders College

Venues

Scottish Borders Campus

Content

The award includes a National course at Higher level: Childcare and Development. Other units include Children’s Play, Child Development and the Early Years Curriculum. Student placements are also organised as an integral and important part of the course. Placement is necessary to complete the full award.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including English; or Child, Health and Social Care (National 5/Higher).

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.

Progression Routes

HNC Childhood Practice; careers such as Nursery Assistant; Playgroup Assistant; Classroom Assistant.

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Childcare

SCQF Level

5