Child Care - Therapeutic Child Care

Carlow College - St. Patrick's


Course Name Child Care - Therapeutic Child Care
Course Provider Carlow College - St. Patrick's
Course Code 26099 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Carlow Town
Qualification Letters MA
Application Date Application forms can be downloaded from the Carlow College website at:
Duration 2 Years
Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry Requirements & Selection Criteria:

Eligibility for this course includes:

1. Hold a primary degree (Honours Bachelor) in Applied Social Studies or equivalent*;

2. Be registered or eligible to register as a professional Social Care Worke...

Number of Places Maximum Intake 16
Course Content

Expand+The M.A. (Leadership in Therapeutic Child and Social Care) is a unique multi-disciplinary course for experienced child and Social Care practitioners currently working with emotionally troubled children, adults and their families in a wide variety of ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?

Year 1 (all mandatory, 10 credits)

Advanced Therapeutic Child And Social Care 1: The theories and theorists that inform therapeutic practice

Philosophy and Ethics of Leadership in Therapeutic Child and Social Care


Careers or Further Progression

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This Masters level course prepares graduates for leading a process of change towards a more therapeutic and progressive quality of practice in Social Care and other personcentred professions. Graduates take up leadership roles with...

Further Enquiries Enquiries
Damien McLellan,
Course Leader
Phone: 059-9153200

Karen Delaney,
Admissions Officer
Phone: 059-9153243