Early Childhood Care & Education

Monaghan Institute


Course Name Early Childhood Care & Education
Course Provider Monaghan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 6M2007 ELC2
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Advanced Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Monaghan Town
Course Content

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This Advanced Certificate course supports learners develop practical skills and knowledge to be successful in a career in a variety of Early Years settings. Additionally, graduates may decide to progress to higher education to enhanc...

FET Code 6M2007 - Early Childhood Care and Education
Duration 1 year full-time.
Comment Qualifications Obtained
6M2007 QQI Level 6 Early Childhood Care & Education.
Number of Places 25
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Course Fee QQI Exam Fee € 80.00
Administration Fee €50.00
Capitation Fee €130.00
Financial Support Full-time learners may be eligible to apply for PLC maintenance grants, which are means tested. For further details, visit www.studentfinance.ie or www.susi.ie where applications can be made online or downloaded.
Application Date

Expand+You can apply online now. Applications close in October each year and reopen for the next academic year in January.

Monaghan Institute operates a policy of selection and admission of learners that is, at all stages and in all ways, equitable, tran...

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Subjects Taught Areas of study to include:
Child Development
Early Childhood Curriculum
Childhood Social, Legal & Health Studies
Supervision in Early Childhood Care
Early Childhood Literacy and Numeracy
Special Needs Assisting
Work Experience
Team Leadership
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate with five O6 grades (or five passes pre 2017) or equivalent is the standard entry requirement for Level 5 courses. Leaving Certificate Applied or QQI Level 4 Award are also acceptable on the majority of Level 5 courses.

Some courses have subject specific requirements and these will be noted on relevant course pages.

A QQI Level 5 award or equivalent in a relevant subject area is the standard entry requirement for Level 6 Advanced Certificate courses.
Assessment Method You will be assessed on the basis of:
• Assignments
• Examinations
• Project Work
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Careers or Further Progression

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Advanced Certificate in Early Childhood Care and Education find employment in diverse fields. Here are some of the most popular career destinations you could progress to:

Managerial and Leadership position within Early Years sett...

Further Enquiries For more information on this course, please contact Lynda Smyth.
Email: lyndasmyth@monaghaninstitute.ie

Monaghan Institute Education Campus,
Armagh Road,
Tel. 047-84900
E-mail: info@monaghaninstitute.ie
Visit our Website on www.monaghaninstitute.ie
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