Early Childhood Teaching & Learning - Flexible

Maynooth University


Course Name Early Childhood Teaching & Learning - Flexible
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MH004
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Flexible
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Application Date Please note that applications for the BA Early Childhood - Teaching & Learning (flexible) degree (CAO Code MH004) must be made through the Advanced Entry portal on the CAO application website.
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Duration 4 years (flexible)
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate: 2H5 & 4O6/H7, Irish and English.

Applicants with a level 6 qualification in Early Childhood Education and Care may apply for exemption from year 1.

International & EU/EFTA Entry Requirements
Visit the International Office website for details.

Vetting by the National Vetting Bureau required.
Mature Applicants

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As this is a flexible degree, the mature age is 21 years or older by 1st January in the year of entry to the University. Admission is based on application and interview. All mature applicants must:

Be at least 21 years of age on ...

Course Content

Expand+Flexible, Level 8, honours degree, catering for those currently working in the ECEC sector. Those aspiring to enter the Early Childhood Education and Care sector from Leaving Certificate or further education paths may be interested in the full-time p...

Subjects Taught

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This flexible degree will prepare you for a range of leadership roles in the Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) sector

Possible topics 1st year

This programme is designed for Early Years Educators working in early chi...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduates emerge as early years teaching professionals. Career progression within this sector for those with a level 8 Early Childhood degree is expanding rapidly within and beyond Early Childhood Education and Care settings to include opportunities ...

Further Enquiries Maynooth University Froebel Department of Primary and Early
Childhood Education, School of Education
+ 353 1 474 7448 / 474 7401
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