BA (Hons) Early Childhood with Health Promotion

University of East London (UEL)
United Kingdom
Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
Full-time, Part-time
Duration
3 years
Intakes
September
Total tuition fee (local)
USD 34,866
Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 41,451

Entry Requirements

  • A Level: Must include two passes at A2 Level in Social Sciences or Humanities-related subjects
  • BTEC: Extended Diploma (QCF) or Diploma (QCF)
  • CACHE: Level 3 Extended Diploma for Children and Young People's Workforce (QCF) / Level 3 Diploma in Child Care and Education
  • International Baccalaureate: Diploma with 24 points including a minimum of 15 points at Higher Level.

Note: We would normally expect you to have Grade C in GCSE English and Maths.

English Language Requirements:

  • Overall IELTS score of 5.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking (or recognised equivalent).

Curriculum

By studying Early Childhood with Health Promotion, you’ll be exploring current health issues as they relate to families and children. 

Your lecturers in the School of Health, Sport and Bioscience will show you how children’s health can be influenced by the home environment in which they are brought up. This is particularly true in a multicultural area like east London with its vast range of diets, which are themselves the product of a variety of religious and cultural beliefs and customs. 

You’ll also learn about the fundamental movement and sports skills that young children need to develop and how social and economic differences can influence this. 

The modules you’ll take as part of this fascinating course reflect the range of factors which influence children’s health. They include Critical Practice and Perspectives in Health Promotion, Social Patterns of Health and Illness as well as Issues and Controversies in Early Childhood Development.

Year 1

  • Pedagogy: Supporting Development in the Early Years 
  • Perspectives of Early Childhood Development 
  • Children in their Social Contexts 
  • Key Concepts in Health Promotion

Year 2

  • Issues and Controversies in Early Childhood Development 
  • Observing, Documenting and Researching with Children, Families and Practitioners 
  • Social Policy for Children and Families 
  • Social Patterns of Health and Illness 

Year 3

  • Early Childhood Research Dissertation 
  • Leading and Managing Partnerships in the Early Years 
  • Children Culture and Globalisation 
  • Critical Practice and Perspectives in Health Promotion 

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