Level 2 Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education and Care
Why study this course?
This course is offered as a single option to run alongside the double Heath and Social Care course for students who remain unsure of which career route to choose. It is graded A* – D – UCAS (84-36)
What will I study?
In Year 1 students must complete 4 mandatory units. In addition to this 365 hours of placement in an early years setting must be completed successfully.
In Year 2 a further 3 units will be completed including an externally set and marked controlled assessment.
How will I be assessed?
Assignments for 7 mandatory units are assessed internally. In addition there is 1 externally set and marked controlled assessment which will take place in the second year.
Where can it lead?
The UCAS points gained will be added towards the entry to a Higher Education Degree programme.