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OCN Award in Connecting the Importance of Infant Mental Health to Lifelong Development

OCNNI
Early Years

Course Overview

This course will aid students to understand the importance and role of infant mental health on lifelong development. The course will cover the following learning outcomes;
LO1 Understand the nature/ nurture debate and factors that impact on infant and child development including isolation
LO2 Understand theories of social and emotional development
LO3 Understand how attachments and relationships impact on brain development in infants and young children
LO4 Understand the role of parents, carers and professionals in promoting social and emotional development in infants and young children
LO5 Understand trauma and what ACEs are and how they impact on infant mental health
LO6 Understand the Early Intervention programmes that promote social and emotional development in infants and young children
  • Study Mode
    Part-Time
  • Duration
    12 Weeks
  • Campus
    Strand Road
  • Course Code
    603/3740/0

Important Message

This course may be available again from September 2021

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Campus
    Type
    Start Date
  • Course: OCN Level 3 Award in Connecting the Importance of Infant Mental Health to Lifelong Development
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date:

Course Offering

  • Site location Strand Road
  • Dates
  • Full tuition fee £ 48
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

Whilst there are no formal entry requirements, this qualification will build on the knowledge attained through OCN Level 1 Award in Infant Mental Health and OCN Level 2 Award in Understanding Infant Mental Health and its Impact on Development in Children

Additional Information

This course is targeted at parents and professionals working with children and young people. Students will explore brain development, key physical care needs and support infants social and emotional development. This course builds on the skills acquired in the Level 2 Award in Understanding Infant Mental Health and its impact on Development in Children and will provide sound understanding of the importance of connecting infant mental health to lifelong development.

Enquiry

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    There’s such a social and friendly atmosphere at the college. My lecturers are extremely supportive and the facilities are first class.
    Leroy Grant

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