Leadership & Management for the Early Years Sector

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Leadership & Management for the Early Years Sector
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code DK_NLMEY_8
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Dundalk Centre = Tuesday, 17th September 2019 / Cork Centre = Monday, 16 September 2019

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Duration 1 Year

Course Delivery
Two evenings a week and one full Saturday in three. Learners will be expected to attend DkIT OR Cork College of Commerce. Applicants should have access to PC / Mac and a broadband internet connection from home, so as to be able to fully participate in the course.
Course Fee €2,500 per annum

*The Fee is payable in instalments, visit www.dkit.ie/parttime for more information.
Entry Requirements

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Level 7 BA in Early years or equivalent. The level 7 academic programme must have included research. Graduates of other disciplines will be assessed for entry through the recognition of prior learning process on an individ...

Comment Awarding Body
Dundalk Institute of Technology – QQI Level 8 (60 credits)
Add-on programme
Course Content

Expand+The aim of this level 8, one year add on programme, is to provide learners with a specialised knowledge and understanding that enables them to respond effectively to ongoing and future developments in the Early Years Sector.

Participants will be e...

Subjects Taught Course Content
Reflective pedagogy
Leadership and mentoring in the early years sector
Early year’s evidence-based research
Contemporary Practice
Business and management in the Early Years Sector.
Number of Credits 60
Further Enquiries Mary McSkeane
Programme Director, School of Health & Science
T +353 (0)42 937 0798
E mary.mcskeane @dkit.ie

Dr. Geraldine O’Connor
Head of Section (Part time courses), School of
Health and Science, DkIT
t 042 9370200 Ext 2736
e geraldine.oconnor@dkit.ie

For Cork Enquiries
Ann Corcoran,
Head of Adult
Education, Cork
College of Commerce
T: +353 21 4222100
E: acorcoran@
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