Course map
and modules

In order to be awarded with your BA (Hons) Early Years Development and Learning degree and the Norland Diploma, you must successfully complete all BA (Hons) Early Years Development and Learning modules and all Norland Diploma modules.

BA (Hons) Early Years Development and Learning with integrated Norland diploma modules

YEAR 1 - LEVEL 4 Points Semester
Degree

NC4010: Professional Development 1: Professional Practice

ND4010: Professional Development in Practice

30 CATS 1 & 2
Diploma
Degree

NC4004: Communication, Language and Literacy

ND4004: Communication in Practice

15 CATS 2
Diploma
Degree

NC4005: Personal, Social and Emotional Development

ND4005: Supporting Personal, Social and Emotional Development

15 CATS 1
Diploma
Degree

NC4011: Safeguarding and Child Protection

ND4011: Safeguarding in Practice

15 CATS 1
Diploma
Degree

NC4012: Physical Development

ND4012: Physical Development through Care Routines

15 CATS 2
Diploma
Degree

NC4013: Concepts of Development and Learning

ND4013: Supporting Development and Learning

30 CATS 1 & 2
Diploma
Diploma Food and Nutrition   1, 2 & 3
Diploma Sewing   1, 2 & 3
Diploma Placements in a nursery, a school and a hospital   1, 2 & 3

 

  YEAR 2 - LEVEL 5 Points Semester
Degree

NC5011: Professional Development 2: Play and Learning

ND5011: Play and Learning

30 CATS 1 & 2
Diploma
Degree

NC5012: Making Sense of Children's Behaviour

ND5012: Supporting Emotional Wellbeing

15 CATS 1
Diploma
Degree

NC5013: Working with Families and Communities

ND5013: Supporting Families and Communities

15 CATS 1
Diploma
Degree

NC5014: Ethics in Research

ND5014: Working Ethically with Children

15 CATS 2
Diploma
Degree

NC5015: Promoting Health and Wellbeing

ND5015: Health and Wellbeing

15 CATS 2
Diploma
Degree

NC5016: Thriving in a Diverse Society

ND5016: Celebrating Difference

30 CATS 1 & 2
Diploma
Diploma Food and Nutrition   1, 2 & 3
Diploma Sewing   1, 2 & 3
Diploma Placements with a daily family, residential family, in a special needs school and a hospital   1, 2 & 3

 

  YEAR 3 - LEVEL 6 Points Semester
Degree

NC6010: Professional Development 3: Reflective Practice

ND 6010: Professional Development in Practice

30 CATS 2
Diploma
Degree NC6002: Research Methodology 15 CATS 1
Degree NC6003: Literature Review 15 CATS 1
Degree NC6004: Work Based Project 30 CATS 2
Degree

NC6005: Dimensions of Leadership

ND6006: Leadership in Practice

30 CATS 1
Diploma
Diploma Food and Nutrition   1, 2 & 3
Diploma Sewing   1, 2 & 3
Diploma Placements with a daily family and in a specialist placement setting   1, 2 & 3

 

  YEAR 4 Semester
Diploma Newly Qualified Nanny year Throughout the fourth year