BA (Honours) in Early Childhood Education and Care

Description: BA (Honours) in Early Childhood Education and Care
Duration: 4 years
NFQ Level: Level 8
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This comprehensive honours degree programme in Early Childhood Education and Care is a four-year degree award. It is designed for people who are interested in pursuing opportunities in the Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) sector. This is a sector that is experiencing a growing demand, as research shows us the vital importance of early childhood education in shaping children and our society.

During the course you will cover a diverse range of subjects to gain a deep understanding of babies and children from birth to six years of age. This course will give you the knowledge and skills to work with children and their families during their crucial early childhood years. A specialised ‘Education play-lab’ at NCI will provide opportunities for ‘hands on’ student learning.

This is a full-time course delivered in the daytime.

Why study Early Childhood Education and Care? Here are 5 big reasons.

CAO Course Code: NC030

This programme is approved by the Qualifications Advisory Board (instituted to review Level 7 and Level 8 Degree Programmes for the Early Learning and Care Sector) as meeting the requirements of the Professional Award Criteria and Guidelines standards.

Location Start Date
IFSC Blended Learning 27/09/2022 Apply Now

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