Course: Level 4 Diploma Inspired by Reggio Emilia

Study Level

Level 4

Course Code

Level 4 Diploma Inspired by Reggio Emilia


Distance Learning


18 Months




The aim of this qualification is to provide the learner with the knowledge and skills to explore the Reggio Emilia Approach and use this to enrich their own professional practice.

The Level 4 Diploma in The Reggio Emilia Approach is aimed at learners already in practice. Learners will be expected to reflect on their own placement and take inspiration and implement concepts from The Reggio Emilia Approach in their own setting.

Learners will use evidence from their work environment in their portfolio of evidence.



Learners must be 19 or over and hold a full level 3 qualification in Early Years and currently work in an early years setting either as a volunteer or employed.


Internal assessment. Work based portfolio of evidence will reflect application of theoretical knowledge in practice and with clear links to statutory frameworks. Early Years Educator assessment principles apply to all units.


Upon achievement of this qualification learners will be able to progress on to level 5 qualifications. This qualification will prepare learners for a higher level study, for example BA (Hons) Children’s Health, Play and Wellbeing.

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