Early Childhood and Education (5M2009)
QQI Level 5
The purpose of this award is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge, skill and competence to work independently and under supervision in a range of Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) settings and or to progress to higher education and training.
This is a part time course completed over two years. Over the two years, 8 modules will be completed. There is four compulsory modules , communications, and one other elective along with work experience.
During the course you will gain the skills, knowledge, and competence to work as a childcare professional within the childcare and early education sector.
During the Autumn term, two of the four compulsory modules will be completed.
Early Childhood Education and Play (5N1773) & Child Development (5N1764).
Achievement of this award will enable the learner to progress to other appropriate programmes leading to awards at the next or higher levels of the National Framework of Qualifications