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Blessed George Napier Catholic School and Sixth Form Youth Sport Trust Lead School

Blessed George Napier
Catholic School and Sixth Form
Youth Sport Trust Lead School

Part of the Pope Francis Catholic Multi Academy Company

BTEC Children's Play, Learning and Development

This is a two year course offered in Years 10 and 11.  The course has one external examination and two pieces of extended coursework.  The outcome is a pass, merit or distinction.

To gain the Certificate three units are studied:

  • Patterns of Child Development
  • Promoting Children's Development Through Play
  • The Principles of Early Years Practice

It should be noted tha tin order to meet all the criteria of the course, students must go to a nursery for their Year 10 Work Experience Placement.  Motivation and the ability to carry our individual research is also a requirement of the student is to succeed.