The following modules will be offered in 2022, subject to availability and demand:
WHAT IS THIS COURSE?
This Level 6 course is will be an advanced course to suit participants with previous childcare training who wish to develop a career in childcare at the supervisory management level. The modules on the programme will include Child Development, Early Childhood Curriculum, Childhood Social, Legal and Health Studies, Work Experience, Communications, Supervision in Childcare, and Special Needs Assisting.
These childcare modules will be supplemented with courses from the Business, Social Care and Nursing areas which will equip participants for a wider range of career opportunities in childcare management. On the successful completion of the award the student will have acquired the knowledge, skills and competence to work in an early childhood education and care setting. S skills acquired will provide the successful student with the ability to
lead and co-ordinate a team in the provision of an early childhood care and education. This award will provide students with opportunities to transfer and progress to programmes leading to higher education and training awards at Level 7 and Level 8.
One of the following
Level 5 QQI Award in Early Childhood Care and Education (or equivalent) in a related course
Proficiency in Computer Skills
Applicants with relevant work experience will also be considered
For Mature Applicants (aged 21 or over) – appropriate experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.
All applicants will be interviewed regardless of previous qualifications.
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EXAMPLES OF HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRESSION:
LIST OF COURSE FEES
|Student Registration Fee||€50|
|Specialist Course Fees 2022||€320|
|DCFE Total Fee||€450|