Start Date6 Sep 2021
Course: Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT) Level 6 BSC (Hons) Early Childhood Care, Health & Education (In partnership with Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT))Campus: Strand RoadType: Full TimeStart Date: 06/09/2021
- Site location Strand Road
- Dates 06/09/2021 - 16/06/2023
- Introduction to Psychology & Sociology
- Introduction to Irish Law
- Professional Scholarship
- Culture & Contemporary Issues
- Communications in the Early Years
- Research Process & Methods
- Developmental Psychology
UK RequirementsStudents must have a Level 5 Childcare Qualification: however, the selection process is implemented by Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT). Students must complete the LYIT Advanced Entry application form. To download visit: www.lyit.ie.Attendance at an information session, Access NI check & Health Declaration all required.
ROI RequirementsStudents must have a Level 5 Childcare Qualification: however, the selection process is implemented by Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT). Students must complete the LYIT Advanced Entry application form. To download visit: www.lyit.ie. Attendance at an information session, Access NI check & Health Declaration all required.
Work placement provides students with an opportunity to learn from experience through supervised practice and provides the student with opportunities for observation and engagement in needs assessment, early childhood curriculum planning and implementation. As placement is an integral part of your qualification a self-declaration of current health status is implicit as part of the overall risk assessment process.
Further StudyYou can progress to the following: Post Graduate Certificate of Education (PGCE), Nursing, Social Work Educational Psychology, Masters in Early Years.
Career ProspectsPrevious students have set up their own crèche / day care business or worked in the field of Early Years as a Special Needs Assistant, Nursery Assistant, Classroom Assistant or Childminder.
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