Bath Spa University

Newton Park, Newton St Loe, Bath, Avon, BA2 9BN, United Kingdom

Early Childhood Studies

Are you looking to work with younger children? Early Years Education at Bath Spa University is designed to transform you into a professional early childhood educator – that could be as a practitioner, researcher, policy-maker or activist. We will help you to develop a critical understanding of early childhood from a variety of perspectives, and ensure that you have maximum flexibility on your course with access to a range of Education Studies modules and placement options. You’ll gain knowledge and understanding of: - the aims, values and outcomes of education in local and global contexts; - social, cultural, historical, political and economic contexts of education; - approaches to working with babies, young children, families and communities; - an understanding of global issues and debates, such as young children as active participants in the lives and practices of families, societies and cultures; - the processes which shape early childhood and young children's lives including ethical principles and children's rights; - educational research and enquiry methods; - skills which support participation, critical engagement and intellectual independence.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Bath
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Bath
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250