Early Education and Care*

The overarching aim of this programme is to foster and develop the knowledge, skills, competencies, and values of emerging early years professionals to be independent and professional educators. The programme aims to meet the criteria for initial professional education, forming graduates who have the expertise to nurture and enrich infants’ and young children’s lives in early years learning and care settings. Combining theory with professional practice, this applied programme supports graduates to become skilled, competent, ethical, and reflective practitioners.