This is a two year course. It is comprised of one externally assessed unit (1hour 45 minute examination) and 4 internally assessed coursework units.
Students can achieve a Pass, Merit, Distinction or Distinction* according to the number of points they achieve.
This qualification is equivalent on one GCE A Level.
Five GCSE's grade C or above including English and Maths. It would be desirable for students to have studied GCSE Child Development.