Early Childhood Care and Education Level 6

Course Description

14884 - EARLY CHILDHOOD CARE AND EDUCATION LEVEL 6 - 6M2007

Topics covered will include Child Development, Early Childhood Curriculum and Childhood Social, legal and health studies.  The focus is to assist those interested in working in childcare to develop personally, professionally and academically and to upgrade current qualifications.

Course Content

  • Child Development
  • Early Childhood Curriculum
  • Childhood Social Legal and Health Studies
  • Early Childhood Literacy and Numeracy
  • Supervision in Early Childhood Care
  • Child Psychology
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Work Experience

Please note that the combination of components outlined above may be subject to revision.

Certification

QQI Early Childhood Care and Education Award: 6M2007

Progression / Employment

Successful students will be eligible to apply for supervisory positions in childcare settings and may access further educational opportunities.

Links to third level from Early Childhood Care and Education 6M2007

Entry Requirements

QQI Level 5 or its equivalent. 

Two references relevant to childcare are required, selection will be made subject to individual and group interview.

Please download the Garda Vetting Application Form and bring the completed form to your interview.