This qualifications aim is to provide an introduction to the early development of the brain in babies and young children from birth to 7 years of age. It looks at how the social brain develops, the limbic system and self-regulation.
What will I learn?
The objectives of this qualification are to: support learners to gain undestanding of neuroscience in Early Years, and support the Practitioner role.
Understanding neuroscience in early years
How will I be assessed?
There will be an internally assessed portfolio of evidence which is assessed by centre staff and externally quality assured by NCFE.
Applicants must already be working in the Early Years sector.
Progression & Career Opportunities
This qualification doesnt lead to a specific job role but it provides continued professional development of new knowledge and skills and supports the Practitioner role inthe workplace.
Also, when undertaken in conjunction with our Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner, it provides an overall package that allows for further progression in the early years sector.
Cost of Study