Course Code: 5M2009

Course Delivery:

Blended Online option – Live Webinars, recorded lectures and classroom sessions.

Learners will have support through contact with their online blended learning tutor by phone and by email throughout the duration of the course.


Qualifications:

QQI Level 5 Major Award in Early Childhood Care and Education – 8 Components

Course Units

CODE COMPLETE 8 COMPONENTS LEVEL
5N1764 CHILD DEVELOPMENT 5
5N1770 EARLY CARE & EDUCATION PRACTICE 5
5N1773 EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION & PLAY 5
5N1765 CHILD HEALTH & WELL BEING 5
5N1356 WORK EXPERIENCE 5
5N0690 COMMUNICATIONS 5
5N1786 SPECIAL NEEDS ASSISTING 5
5N1781 SCHOOL AGE CHILDCARE 5

This programme is designed to equip the learners with the knowledge, skills and competencies to work independently and under supervision in a range of Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) settings and or to progress to higher education and training.  The programme is delivered on a blended learning basis.  Learners will develop skills that prepare them to work in a supervised role with children aged 0 – 6 years. The programme promotes understanding of the holistic nature of work with young children and the work placement aspect facilitates learners to put into practice what they are learning through their studies, in a real-world setting.  This Early Childhood Care & Education Major Award at Level 5 will permit successful graduates to work in a wide range of settings with different professionals and volunteers and encourages an understanding of the value and importance of all of them in providing a service for children and their families.

 

Course Fee Information:

Pay In Full – €875

Pay in Instalments – €999

(€99 Deposit & 3 Monthly Instalments of €300 starting when the course starts)

875.00

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Entry Requirements:

A minimum Ordinary Level Leaving Certificate standard of education. Mature applicants with relevant life/work experience. Proficiency in English language and IELTS score of 5 recommended together with a strong interest in the provision of quality care and education for children.

Assessment/ Examinations*:

Students need to complete 110 hours of work practice in an ECCE setting.

Continuous assessment including practical skills demonstrations and 1 written examination.

*Unless otherwise stated all skills demonstrations/exams take place in our Dublin City Centre venue

 

Location & date:

Location Cut-Off Starts Duration
Nationwide 30th Jan 2020 12th Feb 2020 40 Weeks