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Childhood Practice

Borders College

Venues

Scottish Borders Campus

Content

The subject areas include Leadership Starts with Me, Care in a Contemporary Society, Health, Wellbeing and Safeguarding, and Support for Play, Learning and Development. Students carry out a substantial part of this course in an actual childcare setting. Work placement is necessary to complete the full award.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers, preferably including English; or NC Early Education and Childcare/Child Care and Development; or Foundation Apprenticeship Social Services and Healthcare or Children and Young People; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

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

HND Childhood Practice or Childhood Practice (PDA)

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Child, Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

7