At a time when the government is investing much time and money in the education of Early Years professionals through the Sure Start initiative, this course has been designed to support you in your endeavours to provide, plan and implement a broad and balanced curriculum for pre-school children. It caters for professionals in the private and voluntary sector, Early Years Development Childcare Partnerships, advisory and inspection services, healthcare, early years teachers and early years leading teachers.
What will you study?
You will critically analyse, question, interpret and evaluate the effectiveness of the curriculum for children in the early stages of development. Research, theory and practice, together with case studies (local, national and international), will provide a basis for analysis and discussion.
Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list.
PgCert (60 credits)
PgDip (60 credits)
MA (60 credits)