Child Development

CHILD DEVELOPMENT AND CARE

KEY STAGE 4

Child development is an option subject at KS4. This is a vocational qualification. It includes the knowledge and understanding of child development and well-being necessary for working with children in a variety of settings.  It is aimed at a range of students who wish to be introduced to childcare and development of children aged 0-5years.  It also gives them an insight into their preferred learning styles and assists in developing their ability to study.

 

CURRICULUM TIME

Y10 – 2 hours

Y11 – 3 hours

 

ASSESSMENT

Unit 1: Assessment task: An Introduction to working with children aged 0-5 years

Unit 2: Assessment task: Development and well-being 0-5 years

Unit 3: Multiple choice paper – 1 hour (Child care and development 0-5 years)

 

TEACHER IN CHARGE: Mrs. T. Dixon