Child Development

Welcome to Child Development

This qualification is for learners aged 14-16 who wish to develop applied knowledge and practical skills in child development. It is designed with both practical and theoretical elements, which will prepare students for further qualifications in child care, health and social care, psychology, sociology and biology.



Key Stage 4

OCR Cambridge Nationals in Child development

Parenthood, pregnancy, development, child health and child safety.

Child development is assessed in the following way:


If you would like further information about the topics, themes or assessment for this course please contact:
Stephen Smith – Head of Faculty

Enrichment Opportunities for Child Development

Please see the current Academy Enrichment Programme Booklet for details of enrichment opportunities in this subject area. There is an afterschool session for catch up and controlled assessment preparation on Wednesdays 2:30pm-4:30pm in vision.