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How Assessed
Entry Requirements


The BA (Hons) Young Children’s Learning and Development is invaluable professional development which leads onto a range of leadership roles including Children’s Centre Manager, Early Years Development Coordinator, Day Nursery Manager and Foundation Stage Coordinator. It will speed your progression within your chosen career - and can lead to Early Years Teacher Status with further study.

How is the course assessed?

Assessment based

Additional Information

Open University

Programme Specification

Entry Requirements

Level 5 Subject Specific Qualification (HE Top Ups Only), IELTS Score: 6.5 Although we use UCAS points as a guide for students coming straight from school or college, for us, what you've achieved in the past isn't nearly as important as what we believe you can achieve in the future and we excel at providing the support that helps students succeed, regardless of their previous academic background
In addition: Acceptance to this programme is dependant on the student being employed or working on a voluntary basis and also holding a satisfactory enhanced DBS. References will also be needed to support the application.

Modules & Units

Modules Include:

Contemporary Approaches to Learning and Development (20 credits) Dissertation (40 credits) Health, Safety and Well-being (20 credits) Professional Dimensions (20 credits) Quality Provision (20 credits)

Start DateDurationDaysTimesPriceExam Fee  
9 September 20191 YearMulti Day- £5625£0.00 Enquire Apply now
Start Date9 September 2019
Duration1 Year
DaysMulti Day
Price £5625
Exam Fee£0.00
Action Enquire Apply now