CR 620 – BA Early Years Education

Area:
Cork City
Price: -
Duration: 3 Years
Type:
CAO and Third Level

Course description

CAO CODE: CR620
The programme aims to train graduates to educate and meet the needs of children aged 0-6 years and to manage childcare facilities. The various biological, cognitive, emotional and social stages of a child’s development are studied.The programme offers the student the opportunity to study Early Childhood from differing perspectives – educational, psychological, social, and cultural. The course also includes tuition in Art, Music and Drama, which will provide an extensive portfolio of child-centred activities. Attention is also paid to practical skills needed in this type of work such as child health, exercise and nutrition, and the physical care of children.