Early Childhood Care, Health & Education - LYIT

Dorset College


Course Name Early Childhood Care, Health & Education - LYIT
Course Provider Dorset College
Alternative Provider(s) Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code 99093 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Letterkenny Institute of Technology Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Application Process
A deposit of €350 is required to secure a place on this Course. The deposit or if you wish full payment of fees can be paid online. When we have received and reviewed your application the college will be in contact with you to discuss next steps.

Start Date: 07 September 2019
End Date: 15/04/2020
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Duration 2 years part-time.

Detailed Schedule available on request.

The BSc in Early Childhood Care, Health and Education is delivered over 4 semesters.
Course Fee €2,500.
Entry Requirements Have obtained the QQI Early Childhood Care and Education Level 6 Major Award. Applicants must have at least 1 year work experience and be presently working in an Early Childhood setting. These requirements will allow entry into year 2 of the 3 year degree. Garda Vetting is mandatory for all applicants to facilitate the work practice module.

For further details on this course, please contact the Programme Leader Mary Anderson at mary.anderson@faculty.dorset-college.ie.

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01. BSc in Early Childhood Care, Health and Education
Obtain the LYIT BSc. Degree (under Delegated Authority from QQI) that will set you on your way to a successful childcare career or progress to an honors degree program...

Course Content

Is for individuals who are…
Interested in the BSc in Early Childhood Care, Health and Education that prepares early year’s practitioners with a broad range of skills and knowledge and key aspects of leadership and management that will hel...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1:
Semester 1:
Culture and Contemporary Issues
Research Process and Methods

Semester 2:
Developmental Psychology
Communications in the Early Years
During the Academic Year - Placement

Year 2:
Semester 3:
Creativity in the Early Yea...

Number of Credits Total Credits: 180
Careers or Further Progression

Once students successfully completed level 7 they are eligible to progress and complete the level 8 (B.Sc. Hons.) programme (in LYIT) part-time over two years or similar degree at other higher education providers.

Learners will undert...

Further Enquiries Admissions / Reception
8 Belvedere Place,
Dublin 1,
D01 EV27
Tel: +353 (1) 8309677 / 8611111

66 Dorset Street Lower,
Dublin 1
D01 RR99

International Office
Tel: +353 (01) 8306129
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