Early Years Education and Care is a rapidly growing area in Ireland. This course is designed to facilitate and prepare students and current practitioners or those with an interest in early childhood education for leadership and management roles in the operation of early childhood education services and related public policy. It is also suitable for those interested in advisory, mentoring and inspection roles within the sector.
This MA course will develop the learner's ability to analyse, manage and creatively respond to critical issues and changes in early childhood care policy and service implementation, all the time being cognisant of the best interests of the child.
Exit Award - Yes.