Leadership Management and Business for the Early Years Sector

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Leadership Management and Business for the Early Years Sector
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code 111513 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate Dundalk Institute of Technology None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online or Distance, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Dundalk
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Expand+Starting Date January 2023

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Application Date Important notice about this course
The next intake for this course will be January 2022.
Duration 1 Semester - 12 Weeks

Course Delivery
This one-semester (12 weeks) programme is delivered predominantly online, with live online lectures one evening a week. In addition, face to face classes will be delivered on two Saturdays over the semester (please note that we continue to review ongoing public health guidelines in relation to COVID 19, and subject to that this timetable is subject to change)
Course Fee Fees €625
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Applicants should have a QQI Level 6 in Early Childhood Studies or equivalent and currently be employed in a supervisory role, manager, or educator in an ECS setting.
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Course Content

Expand+Course Description
The aim of this programme is to support and engage early years’ educators, managers, and supervisors in ethical, democratic leadership and effective management that promotes sustainable development in the early years sect...

Subjects Taught Course Content
Effective Leadership and Mentoring in the Early Years (7.5 credits)

Management and Business in the Early Years (7.5 credits
Number of Credits 15 credits @ Level 7
Further Enquiries Contact
Caroline Mc Donnell,
School of Health & Science
E: caroline.

Dr. Geraldine O’Connor,
School of Health & Science
Ext 2736
E: geraldine.
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