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Course Code(s):  6M2263
QQI Award Code:  6M2263 Inclusive Education and Training
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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North Kerry College of Further Education


 
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Course overview

Course Code 6M2263
QQI Award Code 6M2263 Inclusive Education and Training
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This course is aimed at Childcare Staff who wish to gain an accredited qualification in childcare or those aiming to progress Special Needs Assisting. This full time course is designed for students who wish to pursue a career, social or community services.

Employment opportunities for graduates of this course could include Preschools, Primary Schools, Post Primary and Further Education as Special Needs Assistants or Personal Assistants.

What will you Study?

Inclusive Education Practice
Disability Awareness
Differentiated Learning and Instruction
Communications
Work Experience
Learning Difficulty Awareness
Special Needs Assisting
Health Promotion
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

Progression to CAO Courses

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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6M2263

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