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Early Years: Teaching & Learning BA(Hons) top-up

Attendance UCAS code Year of entry
1 year full time (employment based) X111 2017

External applicants: please note that places for external applicants are limited on this course. If you studied your Foundation Degree at a college that is not within the Kingston University partnership, please apply early to avoid disappointment.

Why choose this course?

This one-year course offers a route to a BA(Hons) in Early Years: Teaching & Learning for those who have a foundation degree in Early Years, or equivalent. This qualification will enable you to combine academic study with work-based learning. You will develop critical thinking and understanding whilst exploring theory and practical subjects through a range of learning experiences. 

What you will study

The course covers the following areas:

  • effective early years and primary curriculum practice;
  • how children learn and develop through play;
  • transition from Foundation Stage to Key Stage 1;
  • current issues in education and multidisciplinary working;
  • inclusive practice and differentiated approaches;
  • assessment for learning;
  • creativity across the curriculum;
  • planning for critical issues;and
  • the opportunity to research and develop a particular area of interest.

Please note: to obtain QTS you will need to complete a PGCE after successfully completing this course.

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.

Modules

  • Transition and Transformation
  • Creativity and Critical Thinking
  • Critical Choices For Leaders
  • Dissertation

You will have the opportunity to study a foreign language, free of charge, during your time at the University on a not-for-credit basis as part of the Kingston Language Scheme. Options currently include: Arabic, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

We aim to ensure that all courses and modules advertised are delivered. However in some cases courses and modules may not be offered. For more information about why, and when you can expect to be notified, read our Changes to Academic Provision.

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