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Early Years: Leadership & Management Foundation Degree FdA

Where taught Attendance UCAS code Campus code Year of entry
Kingston College 2 years full time (employment based) XN12 K Clearing 2016
2017
NEWTEC 2 years full time (employment based) XN12 U Clearing 2016
2017

Please apply for this course via the UCAS website using the relevant code. You must also contact your chosen college directly.

Why choose this course?

The sector-endorsed FdA is a two-year higher education award that enables you to combine academic study with work-based learning. If you are working in an early years setting and either aspire to, or currently, lead and manage others, then this course will provide a training pathway for you to study at your local college 

What you will study

This course covers important aspects of leadership and management that you will need as an experienced practitioner and/or manager. It also covers the care, development and education of young children. It offers a route for experienced and committed early years practitioners wanting to progress from level 3 to a foundation degree. 

Module listing

Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list. Those listed here may also be a mixture of core and optional modules.

Year 1

  • Personal and Professional Development Through Reflective Practice
  • Child Development, Observation and Assessment
  • Child Protection and Ethical Practices of Working With Children
  • Leadership and Management of Identity

Year 2

  • Leadership and Management of the Early Years Setting
  • Early Years Pedagogy and Practice
  • Leadership and Management of the Organisation
  • Special Project

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0800 0483 334*

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+44 20 8328 1149

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Location

This course is taught at Kingston College; NEWTEC, Kensington and Chelsea College

Clearing hotline

0800 0483 334*

If you are calling from outside the UK, please call:

+44 20 8328 1149

*Calls are free from a landline. Mobile charges may apply – please check with your provider.

Ask a question about this course

School of Education
Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 5145
Email us

Location

This course is taught at Kingston College; NEWTEC, Kensington and Chelsea College

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Clearing hotline

0800 0483 334*

If you are calling from outside the UK, please call:

+44 20 8328 1149

*Calls are free from a landline. Mobile charges may apply – please check with your provider.

Ask a question about this course

School of Education
Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 5145
Email us

Location

This course is taught at Kingston College; NEWTEC, Kensington and Chelsea College

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