Foundation Degrees

Foundation Degrees

Foundation degrees are degree-level qualifications that combine academic study with workplace learning.

Designed in association with employers, and focussing on a particular job or profession, they will equip you with the relevant skills, knowledge and understanding alongside academic results.

They are two-year courses, with an option to progress to a BA (Hons) Early Childhood upon completion.

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Foundation Degree in Early Years

This course is designed for those currently working in a variety of early years settings for example, Sure Start, pre-schools, nurseries, children’s health services (such as speech therapy) and in social services early childhood centres.

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Foundation Degree for Teaching & Learning Support

This course is designed for those working as a teaching assistant in an early years setting, a primary or secondary school or a school for children with SEN; it will underpin and develop the role of those supporting teaching and learning through intermediate level study, providing professional development in relevant skills, knowledge and understanding at university level.

How to apply for a Foundation Degree

Print & complete an application form

then post to:

Student Admissions
Brockenhurst College
Lyndhurst Road
SO42 7ZE


01590 625555