Early Years Practice, Foundation Degree (FdA)

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The Foundation Degree in Early Years Practice is a full time qualification which provides students with the specialist knowledge and skills required within the Early Years sector. The Foundation Degree is awarded by Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU).

This is a level 4/5 qualification which has been developed in collaboration with Early Years’ employers, LJMU and other partner colleges. The Foundation Degree is delivered in a variety of ways, for example: through lectures, workshops, students led seminars, private and independent study.

Work based learning is a key part of a student’s learning: students will be using their workplace including a chosen mentor and everyday duties, as a key learning resource throughout the programme.

Course content at level 4 includes: Working in Partnership; Early years Education; The Developing Child; Technology within the Early Years; Personal Professional Development; The History of Childhood.

At level 5, course content includes: Reflection in the Early Years; Inclusion, Health and Well Being; Research Enquiry; Safeguarding Practice within the Early Years; Leading and Managing in the Early Years.

Special Features: The Foundation Degree in Early Years Practice is a part-time attendance mode educational qualification which will provide students with the specialist knowledge and skills required within the Early Years sector. Part of this qualification is based around work-based learning.

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