Course ID: 163472
Course Year: 21/22
The BA (Hons) top-up level 6 qualification is a one-year, full-time higher education qualification for experienced early years' practitioners who have successfully completed a Foundation Degree in Early Years.
You'll develop knowledge and understanding of the principles and values that underpin the early years in order to develop your professional practice. The programme aims to encourage you to reflect and critically analyse a range of perspectives in relation to contemporary issues in the early years.
Skills and Knowledge Developed: You'll gain knowledge and understanding of the principles and values that underpin early years in order to develop their professional practice. The programme aims to encourage you to reflect and critically analyse a range of perspectives in relation to contemporary issues in the early years.
On successful completion, you'll be able to:
The programme handbook for this course is available to applicants online:
This programme is validated by The Open University. To access the OU Regulations and OU Students' Guide, please follow the links below:
Within the scheme, there will be opportunity for learners to attain a level of professional practice. The level 6 top-up degree in Early Years is an employment-related educational qualification which will provide students with the specialist knowledge and skills required within the Early Years sector. All modules link theory to practice.
The Academy Bakery is located on the Duke Street campus, producing a range of first class baked goods daily. These include artisan breads, patisserie and biscuits, as well as special occasion/novelty cakes by award-winning master-bakers. Students are offered a range of discounts throughout the year.The Academy Bakery
Duke Street is also home to The Academy Hair and Beauty salons. They offer generous student discounts on a wide range of hair and beauty treatments, at a fraction of high-street prices. These include styling, cutting, perming, highlights, facials, manicures, electrolysis and traditional and homeopathic massage.The Academy Salons
Duke Street campus is also home to the College’s Academy Restaurant. Often referred to by it’s customers as Liverpool’s hidden gem, the restaurant serves top class cuisine, at highly competitive prices. Food is expertly prepared by professional chef/tutors and young chefs in training and offers students a range of discounts at different times of the year.The Academy Restaurant
When you become a student of the College you’ll receive full access to Microsoft Office 365. This allows you to install the software on your own computer and other devices at home, completely free of charge.
The college has excellent sports and fitness facilities at its Roscoe Street campus. Students pay a one-off membership fee for all year round usage of weekly supervised gym sessions, as well as access to a number of sporting clubs and events.
• A full and relevant early years qualification at Level 3
• A Level 5 qualification with 240 credits achieved from a Foundation Degree in Early Years or a similar undergraduate level 5 programme
• Relevant experience within the Early Years
• Students are required to obtain a Disclosure and Barring service (DBS) check
If you are unsure of the entry requirements, or if you don't meet the criteria, please contact our Careers Advice and Guidance team who will be happy to help you find the best option for you. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0151 252 3607.
This course is only available to learners aged 18 and over. Fees are payable by all students unless sponsored by an employer, but you may qualify for a student loan through Student Finance England towards the cost of your course and living costs. Find out more at https://www.gov.uk/student-finance, or contact our HE team at HEoffice@liv-coll.ac.uk.
Fee for21/22 is 8278.00
In future years we anticipate increasing this fee in line with the annual inflation level (capped at RPI All Items Excluding Mortgage Interest (RPIX)).