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 NAECS 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+Starting Date September 2018

Registration for a part-time course at DkIT could not be easier. Just click on www.dkit.ie/parttime to search for your course and follow the ‘How To Apply’ instructions on the course page.

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Application Date Apply online Visit www.dkit.ie/partime for information on how to enrol online for this course
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Please note that early registration is advisable as the number of places on many courses is limited. Applications will be dealt with in order of receipt of completed application and appropriate fee. Apply by 14th September 2018.
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Duration 1 Year

The course takes place over one academic year (two semesters). The course uses a blended learning approach, whereby learners engage in class contact and online delivery. Class contact requires attendance at college two evenings a week from 18.00 to 21.30 hrs and some Saturdays.

Further details available on www.dkit.ie/parttime
Course Fee €2,500 per annum

*The Fee is payable in instalments, visit www.dkit.ie/parttime for more information.
Entry Requirements Who Should Apply?
Level 7 BA in Early years or equivalent with an award mark of at least 50. 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 individual case by case basis. Candidates may be interviewed.
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.

Students will be empo...

Subjects Taught Themes for this programme include
→ Reflective pedagogy
→ Leadership and mentoring in the early year’s sector
→ Early year’s evidence based research
→ Issues in contemporary practice: the early year’s perspective
→ Business and management in the Early Years Sector
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
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