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Higher Certificate in Arts in Early Childhood Education and Care

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Overview

Level

6

Location

Mayo

Duration

2 Years

Method of Delivery

On Campus

Mode of Study

Full Time

Work placement

Included

Garda Vetting

Required

Why Study this course?

Further Study

Upon successful completion of the Higher Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care Level 6, there is an opportunity for graduates of the Certificate to continue their studies with GMIT

Employment Opportunities

With the Higher Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care Level 6 graduates can work as a room leader in a variety of early years setting such as crèches, preschools, after-school programmes, and breakfast clubs. There are also opportunities to work as a Special Needs Assistants in Primary Schools.

Work Placement

A unique feature of this Higher Certificate is that work practice placement is an integral part of each week with learners out on placement 12 hours per week for the duration of the higher certificate.

How to apply