Early Years Care & Education - Athlone Campus

TUS - Athlone Campus


Course Name Early Years Care & Education - Athlone Campus
Course Provider TUS - Athlone Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 98608 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University of the Shannon Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Athlone
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment How to apply
Applications are made online between 1 February and 1 June. Contact the admissions department in Athlone for details.

*External students can transfer to addon courses provided that their previous qualifications meet our entry requirements.
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 1 year add-on.
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Bachelor of Arts in Early Years Care and Education level 7 or an equivalent level 7 qualification.
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Course Content

Expand+What is this course about?
This course introduces students to the dynamic landscape of early years care and education provision. Policy, legislation and practice are currently undergoing unprecedented change. Students will have opportunities to deve...

Subjects Taught What will I study?
Policy and Practice in the Early Years, Responding to Children with Additional Needs, Recreational and Creative Play, Leadership in the Early Years Setting, Research Project, Running Your Own Early Years Business.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What can I do after the course?
The early childhood education and care (ECEC) sector in Ireland can look forward to an exciting, dynamic and challenging future. It requires well informed leaders who are competent and confident in terms of education,...

Further Enquiries Oliver Hegarty
Head of Department of Social Sciences
Tel: +353 (0)90 6442530
Email: Oliver.Hegarty@tus.ie
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