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Course No. 8099

Sessions: 10, Tuesday & Some Thursdays 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Fee: €290 (Payment Plan Option) 

Level 6 Component Code 6N1944 - Certified by QQI 

  • Critically reflect on the contributions of a range of early childhood educational theorists to pedagogical practice. 
  • Assess a range of early childhood programme models and approaches and their implementation. 
  • Evaluate the role of the adult in supporting childrens learning and development.

This is a component of the Major Award Early Childhood Care and Education QQI Level 6 Code 5M2007.

Starts mid November and runs every Tuesday and every second Thursday.

Course No. 8012  

Sessions: 10, Wednesday 7:00 pm. - 10:00 pm.   

Fee: €290

Level 5 Component Code 5N3734 - Certified by QQI        


This module is a mandatory component from “Health Service skills Major Award 5M3782". If Learner has completed all components in “Healthcare Support Major Award 5M4339", by completing “Infection Prevention and Control” they may be able achieve a second major award in “Healthservice Skills”(depending on modules completed as some modules are subject to change).

  • Learn the basic principles of infection and the application of standard precautions in relation to infection control.

  • Importance of infection prevention and control in the healthcare area, in providing a healthy environment for patients, staff and visitors.

  • Learn the difference between social hand hygiene, antiseptic hand hygiene and surgical hand hygiene to include the correct use of alcohol handgels.

  • Learn how to Implement the local terminal cleaning procedure in a range of settings, such as an isolation room, single use items and outbreak management.

  • Get to know policies for dealing with clean and soiled linen, the disposal of sharps and the correct management following inoculation, injury or accidental exposure to blood and body fluids.

Learner’s must be available some Saturday’s to complete skills demonstration.

Course No. 8042
Sessions: 10, Wednesday 7:00 pm. - 10:00 pm.

Fee: €330, (Payment Plan Options)

Level 6 Component Code 6N2023 - Certified by QQI

Course explores child psychology from age 4-18 years in relation to childhood education. It is suitable for childcare staff, parents and teachers.

Topics covered include:  development of personality, relationships, communication skills, the role of computer based activities, the importance of security and continuity and the impact of transition and change.

30 hours work experience in a childcare setting or school recommended.


Course No. 8083
Sessions: 10, Monday & some Wednesdays 7:00 pm. - 10:00 pm.

Fee: €290, (Payment Plan Options)

Level 5 Component Code 5N1370 - Certified by QQI

  • Develop an understanding of sociology and its relevance in Society as an individual, a family member and as part of a community.
  • Examine the area of social stratification in Irish society and describe how this society can be divided into different social strata ie class, gender, race/ethnicity.
  • Discuss the impact of discrimination on individuals in society by looking at discrimination and its impact on minority groups.
  • Explore the role and function of the family as a social unit, the changes that have taken place in the family within an Irish context taking into account the implications of marital breakdown.

This module will commence in mid November and runs every Monday and every second Wednesday.

This is a component of the Major Award Early Childhood Care and Education QQI Level 5 Code 5M2009.

Contact Us

Adult Education Department
Scoil Mhuire Community School

Tel: 045 868255
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