Child Development QQI Level 5

Mon 6.30-9.00pm • Duration: 13 weeks

Tuition Fee:        €200
Start Date:           January 2021

If you have a genuine interest in children and want to know how they grow, develop and learn, this course will definitely be for you. The aim of this module is to provide the participant with the core principles of Child Development for children aged 0-6.  Theoretical knowledge and practical elements are features of this course. The outlined objectives are underpinned by the promotion of good practice; equality of opportunity and diversity in the field of Early Childhood Care and Education. This module will be of particular interest to childcare providers; childminders and parents wishing to develop their current knowledge.

This Course is delivered through a flexible learning approach which is a combination of classroom based and online learning

Course Content:

Understand the holistic development of children 0-6

Ability to identify and respond to the developmental needs of children

Describe current theories in relation to Child Development

Application of current theoretical principles to ECCE

The positive influence of the adult on the developing child

Observation and Assessment skills

Value of play in the Early Years

This course is delivered through a flexible learning approach which is a combination of classroom based and online learning. Students will attend college for 10 weeks and will participate in online learning for 2 weeks.

Each student must allocate two hours for online learning lessons 3 and 7 at a time that is suitable to them.

Course requirements for Blended learning (classroom and online)

Access to the use of a laptop/PC/tablet/smart phone

Google Chrome is the recommended browser

Good internet connection.

 

Should students require IT support please email blendedlearning@ccoc.ie and the college will provide a scheduled drop-in help centre for your blended learning queries.

 

Tuition Fee:          €200

Accreditation:     QQI Minor Award in Child Development 5N1764

Start Date:             January 2021