T Level In Education and Childcare
This is a two-year technical study programme, designed with employers to give young people the skills that the childcare and education sector needs
Course Information for Students
Who is this course for?
This is a two-year technical study programme, designed with employers to give young people the skills that the childcare and education sector needs. It will provide a mixture of:
- Technical knowledge and skills
- An industry placement of at least 45 days in childcare settings, with a minimum of 750 hours
- Relevant maths, English and digital skills
This course is delivered at the Broomfield Hall campus in a new bespoke learning environment where students can develop and practise the skills required to work in the sector.
You need a minimum of five GCSEs at grade 5 or above, including English and Maths.
What will you learn?
You will study:
- Core knowledge and skills relevant to the childcare and education sector, for example child development and supporting education
- Occupation-specific specialist skills and knowledge
In Year 1 you will study 12 core elements and in Year 2 you will further develop your knowledge and skills through a chosen specific pathway.
How will you learn?
This course will be delivered on-site.
What will you need to bring with you?
You need flat shoes and smart trousers and you should purchase a placement top from DCG.
How will you be assessed?
You will be assessed via a variety of methods such as external exam, controlled assessments, employer-led set project and synoptically through practical assignments.
You could consider a higher level apprenticeship or a higher education degree in a subject such as Primary Education.
- Early Years Practitioner
- Teaching Assistant
- Nursery Nurse
Who do you contact for more information?
For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or email@example.com
Course Information for Employers
Information for Employers
This course could lead to one of these careers...
Nursery Nurses and Assistants
Other Teaching and Other Educational Professionals
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Use our online application form to apply for this course.
Course Information Last Updated On: October 21, 2022 4:13 pm