Early Childhood Curriculum 6N1944 – Aspire Training

Early Childhood Curriculum 6N1944


This online Early Childhood Curriculum module is a 15 credit module which makes up part of the QQI Level 6 Major Award in Early Childhood Care & Education.

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence required to develop and implement a broad based curriculum in an Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) setting.

On successful completion of this Early Childhood Curriculum module, learners will be able to:

Early Childhood Curriculum 6N1944

1 Critically reflect on the contributions of a range of early childhood educational theorists to pedagogical practice

2 Assess a range of early childhood programme models and approaches and their implementation

3 Evaluate the role of the adult in supporting children’s learning and development

4 Select from a range of strategies to facilitate assessment for learning

5 Promote learning contexts which support children’s well-being, identities and belonging consistent with relevant legislation and national practice guidelines

6 Lead curriculum implementation in a variety of situations both indoor and outdoor

7 Evaluate personal and professional learning and that of others linking curriculum theory to practice and assessment

8 Reflect on own attitudes, values and beliefs and their impact on the learning environment.


Project 40%

Skills Demonstration 60%

Next Steps

Following completion of this module, you will be awarded a QQI Level 6 component certificate in Early Childhood Curriculum (6N1944).

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: Childhood Legal Social and Health Studies (6N1945) , Supervision in Early Childhood Care (6N1973), Child Development (6N1942), Work Experience (6N1946), Communications (6N1950) and Child Psychology (6N2023).

Early Childhood curriculum module is QQI accredited.