Early childhood is a well-established and popular area of study at UEL. Our academic team come from a broad range of professional backgrounds and cultures and, together, they have more than 100 years of experience in the field. You’ll look at childhood from a range of different critical perspectives and explore the factors that influence the childhood experience. You’ll examine issues such as health, early-years legislation and global inequalities in childhood. This course offers the professional qualification of Qualified Teacher Status, with a focus on 3-7 year olds, as well as an honours degree. With high graduate employability this qualification provides a wide range of opportunities for career development across the early years education sector. The course provides rich and diverse work based learning experiences alongside a wide range of experienced professionals.