Early Childhood Education & Care

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus

 

Course Name Early Childhood Education & Care
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Alternative Provider(s) Institute of Technology Carlow - Wexford Campus, Institute of Technology Carlow - Wicklow Campus
Course Code CW HRECE B CW HKECC B CW HXECE B
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Carlow Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Wexford Town, Wicklow Town, Carlow Town
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Start Date: September 2020

1. Choose your programme/s from our prospectus or online postgraduate programme listing.
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• Entry requirements
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Duration 3 years. 2 evenings per week 7.00 - 10.00pm with some Saturdays throughout the year (Indicative).
Course Fee €2,290 per year (Early payment discount available)
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Entry Requirements

Expand+All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.

Ideally applicants should currently be employed in a...

Interview Yes
Course Content

Expand+What is Early Childhood Education and Care?
Children require high-quality education and care during their formative years. Research indicates that the higher the professional qualification of the educator working with the children, the higher the q...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What subjects will I study?
Year 1
Mandatory Subjects
Early Childhood Education
Caring for the Developing Child
Professional Development for Early
Childhood Education and Care
Communications and Study Skills
Introduction to Psychology
Introd...

Number of Credits 180
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What will I be able to do when I finish the programme?

Graduates of this programme will have the knowledge, competencies and skills to work directly with, or on behalf of, babies and young children in a range of early childhood settings, particula...

Further Enquiries

Expand+Lifelong Learning Centre
Institute of Technology Carlow,
Kilkenny Road,
Carlow.
Tel: 059 9175280
Fax: 059 9175005
Email: lll@itcarlow.ie
Web: www.itcarlow.ie/lll

Faculty for Lifelong Learning
Wicklow County Campus
Clermont House
Rathnew...