17/08/2020

Looking for a career path? Get a degree in Early Years and Childhood Studies

Study Early Years and Childhood Studies at the University of Bolton, No.1 in the North West for the past three years in Student Satisfaction in the Complete University Guide and No.2 in Teaching Quality in the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020.

Results are finally in, and everyone is thinking about where they are going to university, or maybe asking if university is right for them. And you know what? It’s the perfect time. A lot of people may be talking about pandemics and lockdowns and recessions, but you have an amazing opportunity right now.

Because it’s all a bit crazy out there, there has never been a better time to study and enhance your knowledge and skill set. Work towards employment, which you’ll be ready for in a few years time, and skip all the drama and stress of a slow market that exists today. For postgraduates, it’s even a good time to think about going back to higher education and growing your skills and qualifications.

Why study Early Years and Childhood Studies?

Specialism in everything is becoming increasingly common, because we’re always gaining deeper and deeper levels of understanding. Once upon a time it probably made perfect sense for one teacher to manage children’s education from ages five to eighteen, but as the profession of teaching became more advanced we started to know better.

Early Years and Childhood are important for overall development in different ways to that of an older teenager, and that’s why it’s become so important to understand the specific requirements of working with and educating young children.

By studying Early Years and Childhood Studies at the University of Bolton, you’ll be gaining the necessary level of expertise to really be able to help nurture children through those critical developmental years. And, bonus, you get to have fun with kids all day.

So the million dollar question, why study at the University of Bolton?

Simple. Our students are some of the happiest in the country because at Bolton we are proud to put our students and their needs first. Not forgetting the incredible scene in Greater Manchester and our brilliant student union, students love to learn at Bolton because we teach hands-on courses designed to build you a career that you’ll enjoy.

With flexible study plans, a high ratio of lecturers to students and a range of professionally accredited courses, Bolton students leave university prepared for real work in the real world.

Contact us now

Don’t waste another minute. Places can go fast, so if you think Early Years and Childhood Studies at the University of Bolton could be the right degree for you, have a look at our range of course options right now, get in touch, and come and enjoy #UniAsItShouldBe.

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BA (Hons) Early Years Childhood Studies
Full-time
Mode of study
3 years
Duration
96
UCAS Points

The University of Bolton

MA /MSc Professional Practice (Specialism)
Part-time
Mode of study
24 months
Duration

The University of Bolton

BA (Hons) Early Years Childhood Studies (top-up)
Full-time
Mode of study
1 year
Duration

The University of Bolton

MSc Human Society (with specialism)
Full-time
Mode of study
12 months
Duration

The University of Bolton

MSc Human Society (with specialism): Extended
Full-time
Mode of study
18 months
Duration

The University of Bolton

BA (Hons) Early Years Childhood Studies (top-up)
Part-time
Mode of study
18 months
Duration

The University of Bolton

BA (Hons) Professional Development in Early Years (Final Year top-up)
Part-time
Mode of study
1.5 years
Duration

The Growth Company

FdA Early Years Childhood Studies
Part-time
Mode of study
3 years
Duration
40
UCAS Points

Alliance Learning

MA /MSc Professional Practice (Specialism)
Full-time
Mode of study
12 months
Duration

The University of Bolton

MA /MSc Professional Practice (Specialism): Extended
Full-time
Mode of study
18 months
Duration

The University of Bolton

MA Early Childhood Studies
Full-time
Mode of study
1 year
Duration

The University of Bolton

MA Early Childhood Studies
Part-time
Mode of study
2 years
Duration

The University of Bolton

MSc Human Society (with specialism)
Part-time
Mode of study
24 months
Duration

The University of Bolton

FdA Early Years Childhood Studies
Part-time
Mode of study
3 years
Duration
64
UCAS Points

The University of Bolton

FdA Early Years Childhood Studies
Part-time
Mode of study
28 months
Duration

Salford College

FdA Early Years Childhood Studies
Part-time
Mode of study
2.5 years
Duration

The Growth Company

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