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Level 2 Award Child Development and Care Level 2 | Technical Award in Child Development and Care

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This Level 2 qualification provides the opportunity to gain a vocational qualification that gives an introduction to child development and care. It includes the knowledge and understanding of child development and well-being necessary for working with children aged 0-5 years in a variety of settings - pre-schools, nurseries, playgroups, and their own home. Unit 1: An introduction to working with children aged 0-5 years (Learning styles and study skills) Unit 2: Development and wellbeing 0-5 years (Patterns of development) Unit 3: Child Care and Development – (types of settings, responsibilities, routines and meeting needs/inclusive practice, learning style and study skills)

How will I learn?

This Level 2 course is based at our Stroud campus in the centre of Gloucestershire, surrounded by the Cotswold Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The campus is a short walk from Stroud train station and easily accessible by bus.

Entry Requirements

GCSE English and Maths at grade 3

Maths & English

You will have the opportunity to retake maths and English as part of this qualification

What can I do next?

Students can progress onto several subsequent courses within the Child Development area. Most of these will involve a significant amount of time in childcare settings and so are delivered through an FE College with work-based placements.

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course information last updated: Tuesday 18th January 2022 @ 8.30am (8 hours ago)

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Full-Time 2022-2023

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AvailabilityOur Full-Time Further Education courses commence in September each year. If you can't find what you're looking for or require further assistance, please contact our Admission team 01453 761165 or email [email protected]

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