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Child Development - BTEC Level 3 at Wigan UTC

Course description

Study BTEC Level 3 in Child Development in our new Health Care Suite, working towards a variety of units including:

Children’s Development

Development of Children’s Communication, Literacy and Numeracy Skills

Play and Learning

Keeping Children Safe

Children’s Physical Development, Care and Health Needs

Children’s Personal, Social and Emotional Development.

Working with Parents and Others in Early Years

Observation, Assessment and Planning

Reflective Practice

The Early Years Foundation Stage


This can be studied alongside one of our other courses including Health & Social Care, BTEC Science or an A Level.

Entry requirements

BTEC courses

At least 5 at grades   A*-C   Including English & Maths

At least 5 at grades   9-4     Including English & Maths


A Levels

Grade 6 or above in the subject required to study

Financial information

Funded if aged between 16 - 19

Future opportunities

• early years educator

• nanny

• child minder

Further information

Study a variety of courses at Wigan UTC, including:

BTEC Level 2 Engineering

BTEC Level 3 Engineering

BTEC Level 3 Electronic Engineering

BTEC Level 3 Manufacture Engineering

BTEC Level 3 Design Engineering

BTEC Level 3 Sport & Exercise Science

BTEC Level 3 Applied Science

BTEC Level 3 Health & Social Care

BTEC Level 3 Child Development

BTEC Level 3 Business

A Level Maths

A Level Physics

A Level Chemistry

A Level Biology

A Level Business

A Level Product Design


GCSE English Resit

GCSE Maths Resit

And More.....


Visit one of our Open Evenings to see our facilities and see what we can offer:

Wed 11th October 2017 - 5pm - 7pm

Sat 21st October 2017 (10am - 2pm)

Wed 1st November 2017 (5pm - 7pm)

Wed 15th November 2017 (5pm - 7pm)

Wed 29th November 2017 (5pm - 7pm)

Wed 13th December 2017 (5pm - 7pm)


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Tel: 01942 614 440

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 02 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: Two Years
  • Course code: CDev
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