Early Childhood: A degree in Early Childhood provides the stimulating and thought-provoking academic study of young children and their families, drawing on the fields of philosophy, sociology, psychology, health and social policy. The course examines children’s holistic development from birth to five years, built around the importance of play as a tool for enabling positive relationships and meaningful learning and development. Psychology: Psychology is the exciting scientific study of the mind and behaviour. Concepts such as perception, memory, personality and interpersonal relationships are central concepts in the psychological theories you will study. Our programme is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS).