University of the Highlands and Islands

12b Ness Walk, Inverness, IV3 5SQ, United Kingdom

Childhood Practice

**This fully online honours degree** offers practitioners in a wide range of early years and childcare settings the opportunity to gain the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) recognised qualification to be a lead practitioner or manager. You will have the opportunity to relate theory to real working practice and investigate, in-depth, an area of interest to you. The course will also give you the skills needed for further professional qualifications. It is designed to meet the Scottish subject benchmark statement, The Standard for Childhood Practice. On successful completion of the course you will have acquired the practical skills and academic knowledge to move on to the lead practitioner/manager role. Similarly you will be well equipped to take further professional qualifications or a PGDE **Special features** - The course offers flexible study routes which are based on previous qualifications and relevant workplace experience - On completion of the ordinary degree (BA) you will gain the SSSC recognised qualification to be a lead practitioner - The course meets the Scottish benchmark statement: The Standard for Childhood Practice - Opportunity for you to specialise in areas throughout the course - Modules focus on practical skills in the workplace - The course is delivered entirely online and can be studied from anywhere in the UK

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Part-time
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Orkney College UHI,Kirkwall
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Credit £11
  • Scotland Credit £11
  • England Credit £75
  • Northern Ireland Credit £75
  • Wales Credit £75
  • Channel Islands Credit £75
  • International Credit £92
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Part-time
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2018-01-01
  • Location
    West Highland College UHI,Fort William
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Credit £11
  • Scotland Credit £11
  • England Credit £75
  • Northern Ireland Credit £75
  • Wales Credit £75
  • Channel Islands Credit £75
  • International Credit £92