Children’s Play, Learning and Development (BTEC)

For the most up to date information about courses being offered in the next upcoming academic year (for study from the following September), please view our prospectus by clicking below. 


This qualification is for students interested in learning about the early years sector. It is equivalent in size to 1 A level. It supports access to a range of higher education courses, not only in the early years sector, such as degree courses in speech therapy, social work, special education, family support worker and playwork.


In the space underneath, you will find specific information related to this subject. As Key Stage 5 specifications change, it is possible that the course being offered to Year 12 is different to that being studied in Year 13.

With that in mind, please find attached below, links to the respective courses being offered to current Year 12 and Year 13 students.

Year 12 - BTEC Children's Play, Learning and Development:

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Year 13 - BTEC Children's Play, Learning and Development:

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Please find attached below, the Curriculum Maps for both Year 12 and Year 13: