Graduates who achieve the specified level of academic performance in the BA in Early Childhood Education and Care or equivalent are eligible to apply for the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Early Childhood Education and Care, 1 year full-time or by ACCS mode. ACCS is an acronym for “Accumulation of Credits and Certification of Modules”. This scheme allows students (for specified courses) - instead of studying an entire course - to study one or more modules of that course. Modules passed, are certified individually, and can be accumulated, leading to an award of a Honours Degree.
Please Note: Entry to the BA (Honours) in Early Childhood Education and Care is by direct application to the Institute and may include an interview.
The course is intended as a means of progression for holders of the Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education and Care or equivalent. In all circumstances, it is the applicant/student’s responsibility to proactively disclose any convictions/cases pending. The Institute reserves the right to inform any placement agency of the existence of any convictions/cases pending.
Please note: that all applicants to the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Early Childhood Education and Care may be required to undergo Garda vetting.
Depending upon the outcome of the vetting process, the Institute reserves the following rights:
1. to not register a student
2. to remove an existing registered student
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