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Early Years: Leadership & Management Foundation Degree FdA

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

If you are working in an early years setting and would like to gain a Level 5 qualifi cation while developing your leadership and management skills, this sector-endorsed course enables you to 'learn as you earn' by combining workplace learning with your studies. It offers the chance to gain an understanding of leadership and management within an early years context.

What will you study?

The programme 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. A key feature of the foundation degree qualification is that you gain academic credit for the learning you gain within the workplace. This course can also provide a progression route to an honours 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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This course is taught at Kingston College; NEWTEC, Kensington and Chelsea College

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

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