Childcare 5M2009 and 6M2007

Links to third level from Early Childhood Care and Education 5M2009 and Early Childhood Care and Education 6M2007 to third level colleges in the Dublin area.

(In all cases you must get the full QQI award i.e. all 8 modules)

The following colleges reserve a small number of places for QQI students.

NUI Maynooth: (All Level 8 courses)

MH 107         Social Science Minimum 5 distinctions

MH 116          Community & Youth Work Minimum of 5 distinctions. Must attend an interview.

MH 101          Arts Minimum of 5 distinctions.

MH 108          European Studies Minimum of 5 distinctions.

MH 801          Early Childhood Teaching & Learning (Part-time) Minimum of 5 distinctions.

 

DCU:

DC 235           Education & Training Minimum of 5 distinctions which must include 3 of the following:

Communications, Work Experience, Care Provision & Practice, Early Childhood Education, Human Growth & Development, Safety & Health at work, and Child Development.

DC 001           Early Childhood Education

Must have completed Childcare 5M2009 and have a minimum of 5 Distinctions which must include 4 of the following: Caring for Children, Child Development, Early Childhood Education, Working in Childcare, Communications and Work Experience.

DC 295           Politics Minimum of 5 distinctions.

DC 232           Law & Society Minimum of 5 distinctions.

 

Marino Institute of Education (DCU):

CM 010           BSC in Education Studies (Level 8)

CM 020           Early Childhood Education (Level 8)

 

DIT:

DT 571            Social Care Minimum 5 distinctions

DT 572            Early Childhood Education Minimum 5 distinctions

Those with a Level 6 QQI Award may apply for Advanced Entry into Year 2 of this course. Apply through the CAO.

The following colleges use points to determine places. You must pass all 8 subjects.

Distinction = 49

Merit =32

Pass = 16

Points for last year can be found on www.cao.ie

 

IT Blanchardstown:

BN 011            Social Care (Level 7)

BN 107            Social Care (Level 8) 3 Distinctions minimum

BN 025            Community & Youth development (Level7)

BN 115            Community & Youth development (Level 8) 3 Distinctions minimum

BN 030            Early childhood care & education (Level 7)

BN 118            Early childhood care & education (Level 8)

Those with a Level 6 QQI Award may apply for Advanced Entry into Year 2 of this course. Apply directly to ITB.

IT Tallaght:

TA 025            Social Care Practice (Level 8) 3 Distinctions minimum

I.T. Dundalk:

DK 862           Social Care (Level 8) 3 Distinctions minimum

DK 876           Early Childhood Studies (Level 8) 3 Distinctions minimum

Those with a Level 6 QQI Award may apply for Advanced Entry into Year 2 of this course. Apply directly to Dundalk IT.

DK 767           Community Youth Work (Level 7) 1 Distinction or 2 Merits minimum