Nature and Place


This module aims to equip students with knowledge of natural and cultural environments that can be utilised in early childhood settings.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Identify and interpret a range of habitat types and species in the Irish landscape.

  2. Critically assess the importance of the local environment as an educational resource for children.

  3. Appraise the significance of archaeological features in a locality.

  4. Evaluate the evidence for how people lived in the past.

% Coursework 40%
% Final Exam 60%