Early Childhood Studies

Undergraduate Courses

Postgraduate Courses

At NUI Galway, the part-time BA in Early Childhood Studies & Practice responds to ongoing developments in the sector to ensure student-practitioners are up to date with current knowledge, research, legislation so that they may be responsive to the changing needs of children and families with whom they interact each day. Our graduates are effective in a range of settings, drawing on a broad array of skills and knowledge to enrich children’s learning opportunities through daily practice within ECEC, to enhance the development of the sector through leadership roles, and to engage in research to further the knowledge base within the field.

NUI Galway also offers you progression opportunities with part-time postgraduate level courses in Early Childhood Studies and Practice-based Play Therapy.