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Leading Early Years Practice, Postgraduate Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

The certificate applies principles of pedagogy to adult learning in order to take account of the particular context of Early Years provision and leadership of practice.

  • You will have opportunities to explore and model key skills and competencies; develop reflective skills and work to build a sound base of self-knowledge and critical awareness.With a focus on the interrelationship of theory with practice, it will also develop your understanding of leadership roles as exemplary models and change agents for improvement.
  • The course is suitable for Early Childhood graduates, those who have or wish to pursue Early Years Professional Status, newly qualified QTS Early Years teachers and others wishing to move into a lead practitioner role in Early Childhood.

Employability

  • The breadth of this certificate provides opportunities for progression to roles as lead practitioners in a variety of childrens services, schools and settings, including leadership and management roles.

Programme Structure

Modules

  • Pedagogy, Policy and Practice in the Early Years
  • Communication and Collaboration in Leading Early Years Practice
  • Effective Early Years Practice and Pedagogy

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 12 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended
    • Time flexibility
      Semi-structured
    • Attendance
      Regular mandatory meetings
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Either a first or second class Honours Degree or evidence of equivalent professional experience and achievement.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1752 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1750 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1752 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1750 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Worcester

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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