Short courses
Education, Early Childhood & Youth

Reading Development in Early Childhood

You consider the foundations necessary to develop children’s reading ability in early childhood, drawing on global and historical trends, UK policy and practice, and developmental phases of reading acquisition. You learn strategies for helping children with reading difficulties, reluctant readers and reading in the digital age.You learn about the history of teaching reading and pre literacy skills including phonological awareness, motor skills and reading difficulties.

Course information

Part-time

  • Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00

More part-time details

  • Enrolment date: Start date of course
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291

Contact details

Further information

Middlesbrough campus:
Group A: Starts Thursday 21 June, Thursday and Friday for one week, 10.00am-4.00pm

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How you are assessed

You will produce a piece of writing which will focus upon how we can ensure children are able to develop into capable, critical and enthusiastic readers. You will be given tutorial support to assist with this.

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements needed

Course information

Part-time

  • Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00

More part-time details

  • Enrolment date: Start date of course
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291

Contact details

Further information