Early Years and Childhood Studies

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

University of Bolton

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

University of Bolton

MA Early Childhood Studies
Full-time
Mode of study
12 months
Duration

University of Bolton

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

University of Bolton

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

University of Bolton

MA Early Childhood Studies
Part-time
Mode of study
24 months
Duration

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
2.5 years
Duration

The Growth Company

Welcome to Early Years and Childhood Studies

Do you love helping and working with children? Then here is a career path that will give you the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of children and future generations. An early years and childhood studies degree course at the University of Bolton will help you kick-start a fulfilling career in this field. As the number one university in the North West for student satisfaction according to The Complete University Guide 2023, you can join us and be assured of a supportive and student-friendly environment. The course is perfect for new entrants as well as existing workers who wish to gain a formal qualification in this ever-evolving subject area.


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What is an Early Years Practitioner?

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Early Years Practitioners play a crucial role in shaping the foundation of a child's development and learning. If you are passionate about working with children and making a positive impact on their lives, this...

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[image src="/assets/Picture1-v5.png" id="26022" width="450" height="338" class="left ss-htmleditorfield-file image" title="Paula Walsh" alt="Paula Walsh"]Paula Walsh, Early Years Childhood Studies Lecturer at the University of Bolton&nb...

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The Latest Developments in Children’s Rights for 2023

01 Dec 22

Only some people can put on a grammy award-winning performance like Adele or win consecutive F1 World Championships like Lewis Hamilton. One thing society agrees on is social causes like children's rights. Alth...

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Child Developmental Milestones: What are they?

02 Aug 22

Have you ever considered an early year's childhood studies degree?  Children’s early years are defined as the period

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Why an MA in Early Childhood Studies Makes Sense for Your Future

27 Jul 22

Are you looking for a sustainable and high-rewarding career? An MA in Early Childhood Studies is your stepping stone to achieving this objective. Early childhood specialists are in high demand, and the industry generates new opportunitie...

Testimonials

Siaka Kowar

Early Years and Childhood Studies | 2019

"The University of Bolton was a suitable place for me to study as it has a variety of different facilities that met my individual needs. The people at the university are kind and friendly, which I liked. The course I am studying opens a variety of pathways, as I was not certain on my career choice. The best thing about Bolton is they are supportive and understanding and the ability to go on work placements."

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Bethany Barnes

Early Years and Childhood Studies | 2019

"There are so many opportunities to follow this course and the tutors offer so much help and support. Easy to settle in and make friends and such an enjoyable experience."

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Victoria Whitty

Nursery Manager |

"We take students from the university. As a manager of an early years setting, I feel that it is beneficial for students to gain practical experience as well as theory."

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