Child Development

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Head of Department: 

Mrs Flic Tyrer - Lead Teacher for Child Development 

Department aims: 

The aim of this qualification is to allow students to develop applied knowledge and practical skills in child development.

For more information regarding topics covered in Child Development, please see the curriculum information and Learning Journey linked below

Reading List (GCSE):

  • Child Development Cambridge Level 1 & 2 Miranda Walker ISBN:978-1-471-89975-1
  • My Revision Notes Child Development Cambridge Level1 & 2 Miranda Walker ISBN: 978-1- 5104-3469-1
  • From Birth to Five Years   Mary Sheridan ISBN: 0-415-61458-3
  • Child Development (An Illustrated Guide) ISBN: 978-0-435-07880-5

Useful weblinks:

OCR Cambridge Nationals - Child Development 

NHS - pregnancy - Pregnancy & Birth


Extracurricular and enrichment:

  • Year 10 NEA catch up sessions.
  • Year 11 NEA catch up sessions
  • Year 11 Revision sessions weekly
Subject Documents Date  
Child Development Curriculum Information 26th Jul 2023 Download
Learning Journey Child Dev 07th Apr 2022 Download