Course Description

Montessori Teaching

Year 1  5M2009 Child Development; Early Care and Education Practice; Communications; Work Experience; Approaches to Early Childhood Education; Understanding Special Needs; Creative Arts For Early Childhood; Child Health and Well Being; Early Childhood Education and Play

Year 2  6M2007 Early Childhood Curriculum; Early Learning Philosophy; Work Experience; Supervision in Childhood Care; Child Development; Childhood Social Legal and Health Studies; Communications; Early Childhood  Arts & Culture; Understanding Special Needs

CollegeKillester College of Further Education
Course LocationKillester, Dublin
Location PostcodeDublin 5
Course CategoryMontessori Education, Educational & Teacher Training
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 6 Advanced Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsEarly Childhood Care and Education
Course Start Date7th September 2020
Course End Date7th May 2021
Course Durationtwo academic years
Course TimeFull time
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsFor the purposes of Work Experience placements, students must be 18 years and over by the 31st October in year of entry due to HSE requirements. Leaving Certificate to include English and Maths QQI Level 4 Award Students who may not have formal academic requirements but who have the ability to successfully participate on the course will be considered. (RPL Recognition of Prior Learning) Garda Vetting
Carear PathStudents may pursue a career in Montessori Pre-Schools in Ireland or internationally or work independently in an Early Learning Centre. Students may also progress onto a Montessori Degree. Montessori Level 6 Graduates with full Award and min. of 3 Distinctions are eligible to apply to Year 3 of Montessori Degree in St Nicholas Dun Laoghaire (SNMCI). Graduates may also progress to participating Higher Education Institutions (HEI’s) through the Higher Education Links Scheme or apply to Year 2 of the Early Childhood Education Degree in DIT/TU Dublin.
Course Code5M2009 & 6M6007
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Collins Avenue Killester Dublin 5 D05 TW21, Killester, Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: D05 TW21

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