The Early Childhood Studies FdA course combines practical and college-based learning (with a choice of three colleges to study at), helping you to develop expert skills and knowledge in all aspects of working with young children. Touching on academic theory that includes psychology, sociology and education, you'll also receive advice and guidance from a mentor during practical work experience. With this combination of theory and professional practice, you can be assured that the foundation degree is focused on teaching you the skills employers demand. With a choice of three different colleges to study at, you’ll be able to choose a location of study most convenient to you. Please note however, the structure of the modules will vary according to the college you are applying for.