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National Extended Certificate in Child's Play, Learning and Development (Level 3) (MINOR) QAN- 601/7569/2 at Orchards Academy

Course description

Childs play, learning and development 



The content of this qualification has been developed in consultation with higher education to ensure it supports progression towards higher study. In addition, employers and professional bodies have been involved, in order to confirm that the content is also appropriate for those interested in working in the sector.


Students taking this qualification will study four mandatory units, which cover the following topics:

  • Children's Development
  • Development of Children's  Communication, Literacy and Numeracy Skills
  • Play and Learning
  • Keeping Children safe


Entry requirements

5 GCSE's at Band 4 and above including English and Maths

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: 03 October 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Course code: Minor

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