Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Early Childhood Education   DT572

  • Undergraduate
  • Level 8
  • 3 Years
  • Full-Time
  • Mountjoy Square
  • School of Languages, Law and Society
  • College of Arts and Tourism

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Programme Credits (ECTS):180


Module Title Code Core/Option Credits (ECTS) Semester
DT572 Year 1
Art in Early Education ECE1005 CORE 5
Child Health & Nutrition ECE1004 CORE 5 Full Year
Drama in Education ECE1006 CORE 5 Full Year
Early Education ECE1002 CORE 10 Full Year
Prac Placmnt:Learning to Learn ECE1007 CORE 5 Full Year
Prof Practice in the Early Yrs ECE1003 CORE 5 Full Year
Psychology & Child Development ECE1001 CORE 10 Full Year
Research Methods in Early Yrs ECE1009 CORE 5 Full Year
Skills Development ECE1011 CORE 5 Single Semester
Sociology & Social Policy ECE1008 CORE 5 Full Year
DT572 Year 2
Aistear & Early Yrs Curricula ECE2027 CORE 5 Single Semester
Child Development in Context ECE2010 CORE 5 Single Semester
Inclusion in Early Yrs Practic ECE2014 CORE 5
Language, Literacy & Numeracy ECE2026 CORE 5 Single Semester
Law ECE2017 CORE 5
Mental Health during Early Yrs ECE2011 CORE 10
Outdoor Learning ECE3028 CORE 5 Single Semester
Prac Plmnt:Comp Early Yrs Educ ECE2029 CORE 5 Single Semester
Pract Plmnt:Skilled Early Educ ECE2016 CORE 5 Single Semester
Res Meth:Docu Young Chdns Mean ECE2018 CORE 5
Art in Early Education 2 ECE2015 OPTION 5 Full Year
Drama in Education 2 ECE2019 OPTION 5 Full Year
Study Abroad Erasmus INTL2000 OPTION 25 Single Semester
DT572 Year 3
Child Prot/Safeguard early yrs ECE3030 CORE 5 Single Semester
Digital Childhoods ECE2013 CORE 5 Single Semester
Intro Bus/Mgm Skills Early Yrs ECE3021 CORE 5
Pedagogy & Cirriculum ECE3019 CORE 5
Perspect on Early Childhood Ed ECE3029 CORE 5 Single Semester
Prac Plmnt: Reflective Pract ECE3023 CORE 10 Full Year
Res Meth & Dissertation ECE3024 CORE 15
Sociology of Ed & Inequality ECE2028 CORE 5 Single Semester
Working with Families & Commun ECE3020 CORE 5 Single Semester

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