Early Care and Education Practice 5N1770

This online Early Care and Education Practice module is a 15 credit module which makes up part of the QQI Level 5 Major Award in Early Childhood Care & Education.

On successful completion of this early care and education practice module, learners will be able to:

1 Explain the historical development of the ECCE sector in Ireland

2 Outline relevant legislation, policies, practices and procedures pertaining to ECCE provision

3 Explain the importance of self awareness and effective interpersonal skills in an ECCE setting

4 Explain the rights of the child in the context of an ECCE setting

5 Communicate effectively with children, families and colleagues

6 Implement practices and activities to promote equality and value diversity in an ECCE setting

7 Implement administration and operational procedures in an ECCE setting to include daily logs, routines and record keeping

8 Participate effectively in team work in an ECCE setting

9 Implement care and education routines with children in the ECCE setting

10 Maintain a quality ECCE environment that complies with relevant regulations and standards

11 Reflect on personal strengths and weaknesses when working with children, families and team members.


Assignment 30%

Assignment 30%

Learner Record 40%

Next Steps

Following completion of this module, you will be awarded a QQI Level 5 component certificate in Early Care and Education Practice (5N1770).

You will also have one of the 6 mandatory QQI Level 5 Major Award in Early Childhood Care & Education modules completed.

Other learners also viewed these modules: Child Health & Wellbeing 5N1765, Child Development (5N1770), Early Childhood Education & Play (5N1773), Communications (5N0690), Social Studies (5N1370).

qqi level 5 early care and education practice 5N1770 is a qqi accredited module