Edge Hill University Early Years Education

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Edge Hill University Early Years Education

Edge Hill University Early Years Education

BA (Hons) Early Years Education with QTS

  • International Students Can Apply
  • Professional Practice Placements
  • Professional Accreditation


UCAS Code: X310
Course Length: 3 Years Full-Time
Start Dates: September 2017, September 2018
Department: Faculty of Education
Location: Edge Hill University
  • Initial teacher training at Edge Hill University ranked in the top two in the North West for teaching and personal development in the National Student Survey 2016;
  • Gain Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) to teach 3-11 years with specialised training in 3-7 years;
  • Benefit from a programme which comprises significant time in school, training alongside expert early years teachers and fully supported by the University.

Successful completion of the programme leads to recommendation for Qualified Teacher Status.

This course specialises in training you to teach across the Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 curriculum in Early Years settings and Primary schools (ages 3-7). The recommendation for Qualified Teacher Status also enables you to teach in Key Stage 2.  If you are committed to becoming an outstanding, creative teacher of young children and want to acquire a deep understanding of how they develop and learn, then this is the programme for you. You will learn how to enthuse and inspire young children with creative teaching while developing your own expertise and receiving individual support to meet your needs. You will follow a number of strands throughout the degree which will lay the basis of your development as a teaching professional.


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