The following courses fall within the Department. The Department has a long history of providing courses leading to Pre-primary and Primary Education.
BA Degree in Primary Education
BA Degree in Pre-primary Education
Higher Diploma in Pre-primary and Primary Education
The course aims to:
- Prepare students for a career as teacher assistants in kindergartens or primary schools.
- Provide students with fundamental understanding of educational philosophies and practices as these relate to kindergartens and primary schools.
- Provide students with competencies which will enable them to serve as assistants to kindergarten or primary school teachers.
- Enable students who complete the second or third year of their studies to transfer on advanced standing to British Universities with the aim of securing a Bachelor’s degree in Education that could enable them to pursue a teaching career within the European Union.
Diploma in Infant and Child Care
A two-year programme leading to the Diploma in Infant & Child Care. Holders of the Diploma can work in Day Care Centres.