Interested in the BSc in Early Childhood Care, Health and Education that prepares early year’s practitioners with a broad range of skills and knowledge and key aspects of leadership and management that will help shape and change young lives from 0 to 6 years through education.
A career working with and for children and their families, this course will give you an excellent foundation and a valuable qualification. It will give you a fascinating insight into the way children experience their childhoods and how that experience influences them as they develop.
Obtain the LYIT BSc. Degree (under Delegated Authority from QQI) that will set you on your way to a successful childcare career or progress to an honors degree programme in this field.
Maximise your career potential as you grow in confidence learning about Childcare, Health and Education in a student-centered learning environment and progress to Higher Education programmes in this field.
Learn from a team of highly qualified and experienced teachers; their commitment to excellence will ensure that you are guided and supported to develop professionalism in this field and equipped with all relevant skills/knowledge.
A friendly welcoming student centered learning environment with small class sizes and teachers who support, mentor and guide you through the skills, knowledge and practical work experience to achieve your goals.
Have obtained the QQI Early Childhood Care and Education Level 6 Major Award. Applicants must have at least 1 year work experience and be presently working in an Early Childhood setting. These requirements will allow entry into year 2 of the 3 year degree. Garda Vetting is mandatory for all applicants to facilitate the work practice module.
For further details on this course, please contact the Programme Leader Mary Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Start Date: 20/09/18
End Date: 29/04/19
Detailed Schedule available on request.
The BSc in Early Childhood Care, Health and Education is delivered over 4 semesters.
BSc Degree in Early Childhood Care, Health and Education Level 7
LYIT, under Delegated Authority from QQI
Total Credits: 180
Once students successfully completed level 7 they are eligible to progress and complete the level 8 (B.Sc. Hons.) programme (in LYIT) part-time over two years or similar degree at other higher education providers.
Learners will undertake the part-time degree; 4 semesters over 2 years. Students may take up to 2 modules per semester with examinations/assessments in January and May each year.
LYIT reserve the right to determine the suitability of placement and students may be required to undertake specialist placements outside their normal working environment.