This programme is suitable for learners who wish to work in a variety of Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) settings such as day care, preschools, crèches, home child-minding, as a special needs assistant and in after school centres. The theoretical and practical skills required for working with children form the core of the programme. On the successful completion of this major award at Level 5, candidates may choose to study for a Level 6 award at this college, enter the workforce or progress to Higher Education Institutions.
TYPICAL COURSE CONTENT
EMPLOYMENT / PROGRESSION OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates from this programme can gain employment in the following areas:
Graduates can also progress to degree programmes in higher education institutions including universities, institutes of technology and private third level colleges offering places on a variety of courses. Links to all courses and progression opportunities can be found at www.cao.ie or qqi.ie
DESTINATION OF PAST GRADUATES