BTEC Nationals Children's Play, Learning and Development (2014)

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Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Subsidiary Award in Children’s Play, Learning and Development
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First teaching: September 2014

Equivalent in size to one AS level. Designed to be taken alongside one or more substantial qualifications within a 16–19 study programme. Provides an element of sector specialism by developing a primary common core of knowledge in the sector.

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Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Award in Children’s Play, Learning and Development
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First teaching: September 2014

Equivalent in size to one A level. Allows learners to develop the core specialist knowledge, understanding and skills required by the sector, including child development, play and learning, health and safety, safeguarding, observation, assessment and planning.

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Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Subsidiary Certificate in Children’s Play, Learning and Development
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First teaching: September 2014

Equivalent in size to one and a half A levels. A one year course, enabling learners to develop a common core of knowledge, including child development, play and learning, safeguarding, observation, assessment and planning, and working with parents.

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Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Certificate in Children’s, Play, Learning and Development (Early Years Educator)
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First teaching: September 2014

Equivalent in size to two A levels. Enables learners to develop a core of knowledge, including child development, play and learning, health and safety, safeguarding, observations, assessment and planning, working with parents and others, reflective practice and meeting children’s physical development.

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Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Children’s Play, Learning and Development (Early Years Educator)
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First teaching: September 2014

Equivalent in size to three A levels. Enables learners to develop a substantial common core of knowledge, including child development, play and learning, health and safety, assessment and planning, working with parents and others, supporting children’s speech, communication and language, supporting children’s literacy and numeracy, and the Early Years Foundation Stage.

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Delivery Guide: BTEC Nationals in Children's Play, Learning and Development (2014)
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At-a-glance Guide
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Study Skills Activities
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