Course SOF19  - Child Development  (Level 6)
Duration 10 Weeks
Cost €270.00
Night Wednesday 6.00pm - 9.30pm


Learning Outcomes


Learners will be able to:


  1. Critically reflect on child development theories and their application on ECCE practice.
  2. Explore the effects of a range of genetic, social, cultural and environmental factors on the holistic development of the child.
  3. Research a range of theoretical perspectives in the field of behaviour management in support of the holistic development of the child.
  4. Select from a range of specialised skills to meet the needs of parents, children, colleagues and other stakeholders in an ECCE setting in the context of legislation and national practice guidelines.
  5. Organise a variety of detailed observations in support of programme planning for individual and groups of children using a range of tools.
  6. Evaluate personal and team practice in meeting child development needs in an ECCE setting.
  7. Identify personal learning goals and assist others in identifying learning and personal development goals.


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