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Children's Play, Learning and Development BTEC First Certificate Level 2 at Bracknell and Wokingham College

Course description

This full time course is designed for those who have an interest in a career with young children.  You will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations and develop a range of skills and personal qualities essential for working with young children.

Course content

Core units: • Patterns of development • Promoting Children’s development through play Mandatory units: • The principles of Early Years Practice • Promoting Children’s Positive behaviour The course is full time with 2 work-based placements in Early Years Settings. The course will be assessed through written assignment tasks and external exams.

Entry requirements

• Four GCSEs to include at least one grade D and three E grades. GCSE English language is preferably at grade D • If you do not have a grade C in GCSE English Language and Maths you will be required to be working towards achieving this alongside your course • We require all learners studying to work with young children to have a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check prior to starting placement

Future opportunities

• Further study – Level 3 Childcare and Education Courses • Apprenticeships in childcare and education • Employment in the area of childcare and education

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bracknell and Wokingham College directly.

Last updated date: 16 February 2016

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