A foundation degree in early childhood studies is an excellent starting point if you’re interested in working with children. Jobs you can get with an early childhood education degree can vary from working with health authorities, local authorities, charities, state and independent schools, and nurseries.
This education qualification offers you the potential to gain employment within the sector or to progress onto our Top-Up degree course options, such as a BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Studies (Top-Up) or a BA (Hons) in Early Years Education and Practice (Top-Up).
✓ Our degrees are awarded by the prestigious University of Surrey
✓ We are more cost-effective than leaving home for university
✓ Our environment is like a college, with smaller departments than a traditional university
✓ You’ll have access to outstanding support from lecturers when you need it
✓ Our on-site nursery has helped many students balance childcare and their study needs
This degree is suitable for students with a foundation degree or HND in a relevant subject who would like to gain a full honours degree.
Work based experience is an essential feature of this course, which requires one day per week t...
This course has been designed to meet the needs of employers by including personal, practical and transferable skills, together with relevant knowledge and understanding of child development (birth to 8 years), how children learn and working with ...
This course is aimed at students who are currently employed within the sector and already hold a full and relevant Level 3 qualification. Attendance at college is part-time with students linking theory to their work-based practice. Common threads ...