Childcare Level 6

DFS2003 - Early Childhood Curriculum (QQI Level 6)

Category: Childcare Level 6

DFS2003 - Early Childhood Curriculum (QQI Level 6)

Duration 12 Weeks
Cost €270.00*
Night Tuesday 6.30pm - 9.30pm

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence required to develop and implement a broad based curriculum in an Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) setting. 

Class starts Tuesday 14th January 2020. 6.30pm - 9.30pm

*If you are due to complete the Full Level 6 Early Childhood Care and Education Award additional QQI Fees will apply.

Learning Outcomes

Learners will be able to:

  1. Critically reflect on the contributions of a range of early childhood educational theorists to pedagogical practice
  2. Assess a range of early childhood programme models and approaches and their implementation
  3. Evaluate the role of the adult in supporting childrens learning and development
  4. Select from a range of strategies to facilitate assessment for learning
  5. Promote learning contexts which support childrens well-being, identities and belonging consistent with relevant legislation and national practice guidelines 2
  6. Lead curriculum implementation in a variety of situations both indoor and outdoor
  7. Evaluate personal and professional learning and that of others linking curriculum theory to practice and assessment
  8. Reflect on own attitudes, values and beliefs and their impact on the learning environment.

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