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Neuroscience in Early Years (Introduction)

Course Code: CINEY
  • Level: 2
  • Qualification: Award
  • Awarding body: Cambridge University Press & Assessment (CACHE)
  • Duration: 12 weeks
  • Course type: Short course
  • Time of day: Flexible
  • When you'll study: The course is delivered online so you can study at a time that suits you.

What's it all about?

This course will introduce you to early brain development. You will learn about self-regulation
and how to nurture this in children under seven years of age. You will also learn about what can
cause stress and adverse childhood experiences and how these can affect brain development.


  • Please note that the start dates shown for this course are for guidance only. You will start your course as soon as you have enrolled. 
  • This course is free, however if you do not complete it within an agreed timeline you will be required to pay a fee of £99.

Course information

This course is delivered via online learning. You will have 12 weeks to complete the course from
the date of enrolment.

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

You will be assessed by coursework.

Upon successful completion you may progress to further short courses relating to the early
years sector, including the Foundation Degree in Early Childhood Studies.

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.

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