HND Childhood Practice
SCQF Level: 8
This qualification is designed for candidates who want to study at a higher level to enhance their career opportunities. The HND enables you to progress to SCQF Level 9 courses, – the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) requirement for managers/supervisors within childcare settings.
One academic year.
You will gain knowledge and expertise in subjects such as managing quality, international perspectives, sociology of childhood, developing leadership and 2 SVQ 4 Units in childcare, learning and development.
You will have the opportunity to undertake workplace experience so you can develop industry-relevant skills.
- HNC Early Education and Childcare with 3 PDA units or equivalent.
Education: Possible progression to third year of BA Childhood Practice degree or SQA Level 9 Award (subject to approval). Additional articulation routes to university are possible by negotiation.
Employment: Various roles in childcare within statutory, voluntary or private organisations.