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Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education and Care

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Overview

Programme Code

GA871

Points

190 (2021)

Level

7

Location

Galway City, Dublin Road
Mayo

Duration

3 Years

Method of Delivery

On Campus

Mode of Study

Full Time

Start date

September 2022

Work placement

Included

Garda Vetting

Required

Why Study this course?

Professional Accreditation

The BA in Early Childhood Education and Care at GMIT is officially recognised as meeting the Professional Award Criteria and Guidelines for initial professional education (Level 7 and 8) new degree programmes beginning in 2021 and later, for the Early Learning and Care sector in Ireland which have been published by the Minister of Education and Skills.

Linking Learning to practice

These programmes offer students an opportunity to learn the theory which supports their practice in early childhood education and care services. Learners undertake 12 hours practice placement in ECEC settings per week.

Funding

Susi funding applies to eligible applicants.

How to apply