Course Description

Early Childhood Care and Education (QQI Level 6)

Marino College



Course Duration: 2 years – September 2020 to May 2022

Wednesday evening 6.15pm – 9.15pm in Connolly House, North Strand, Dublin 1
(Additional classes will also be held on Monday evenings in Marino College
Fairview  in Year 2 – Term 1 only)

Course Fee:  €790 Year 1 (4 modules)  and €650 Year 2 (3modules)  (This includes QQI assessment registration)
Proposed Start Date: 16th September, 2020

Course Structure:

Year 1:

  • Early Childhood Curriculum (6N1944)
  • Child Development (6N1942)
  • Work Experience (6N1946)
  • Elective – Special Needs Assisting (6N1957)

Year 2:

  • Childhood Social Legal and Health Studies (6N1945)
  •  Team Leadership p (N31837)
  • Early Childhood Literacy & Numeracy  (6N1935)

Certification:

QQI Level 6 Modular Certification on successful completion of Year 1.  Full QQI Level 6 Award on successful completion of Year 2 (see below).

Participant Criteria:
 Students must have a recognised qualification in the area of childcare – FETAC/QQI Level 5 or
equivalent.
 Ideally have a minimum of 5 years experience of work in childcare.
 Undertake supervisory work experience during the course (minimum 100 hours throughout
the year) and complete the required assignments and project work.
 Students must undergo Garda Vetting, mandatory for work in Childcare,  either through the College or directly through their work experience placement. Alternatively already have acquired Garda Vetting through their current
place of related employment.
 Students who successfully complete year 1 are automatically accepted into year 2.

Application  Procedure:

Marino College Night School is closed at present due to Covid-19 restrictions.  We hope to open again in September, but will have to wait for further advice from the Department of Health / Education.  Please visit our website at http://www.marinocollege.ie/second-level/evening-courses for updates about courses and Enrolment week.


Marino, Dublin, Ireland
Course Code 06
College Name Marino College
Course Category Early Childhood Education, Education
Course Type Classroom Based
Course Qualification Level 6 Advanced Certificate
Course Location Marino, Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 3
Course Start Date 16th September 2020
Course End Date 27th April 2022
Course Fee €790- Year 1 and €650 Year 2
Course Duration Year 1 (4 component awards) Year 2 (3 component awards) - Major Award on completion of year 2.
Course Times Wednesday 6.15 - 9.15pm in Connolly House, North Strand, Dublin 1
Awarding Body QQI
Title of Awarding Early Childhood Care and Education QQI Level 6
Entry Requirements  Students must have a recognised qualification in the area of childcare – FETAC/QQI Level 5 or equivalent.  Ideally have a minimum of 5 years experience of work in childcare.  Undertake supervisory work experience during the course (minimum 100 hours throughout each year) and complete the required assignments and project work.  Students must undergo Garda Vetting either through the College or directly through their work experience placement. Alternatively already have acquired Garda Vetting through their current place of related employment.  Students who successfully complete year 1 are automatically accepted into year 2
Career Path Recognised QQI Level 6 Qualification required to work in a supervisory capacity within the Childcare Industry in Creche and similar Childcare settings.
For information about Marino College, please visit our college page on www.nightcourses.com by clicking here.

Course Provider

Marino College



01 8332100
14-20 Marino Mart, Fairview, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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Marino College
14-20 Marino Mart, Fairview, Dublin, Republic of Ireland