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Child Psychology

  • Course overview

    Child Psychology Courses

    5 star reviews   'Very worthwhile child psychology course and really helped me in my work with children. It has opened up a new world of learning to me and I hope to do further study in this area'  Maire Connolly - Read more Reviews

    Completing a child psychology course, is one of the best life decisions you could make. This Child Psychology course is a fascinating study of the developmental stages of childhood from conception to Adolescence. 

    On this child psychology course, you will learn amazing insights into the cognitive, social and emotional development of children from infancy to adolescence .You will understand the psychological situations that can affect how a child behaves in particular in the context of his/her family, school and our larger society. 

    Whether you are a parent yourself or work within the childcare profession this course will provide you with the range of skills and knowledge to help you facilitate child development. The Certificate course leads to a QQI level 5 award in Child Psychology.

    This child psychology course is ideal for anyone planning to work with children, or interested in the development of children such as parents, special needs assistants, carers, project workers, Teachers and Nurses. 

    Award body: QQI
    Course Project
    Case Assignment

    Award:  Child Psychology QQI Level 6 Minor Award 6N2023 Further Education and Training
    Award Body: QQI - Quality and Qualifications Ireland

    Progression to Ordinary level 7 Degree.

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  • Modules

    1. Overview of Child Psychology
    2. Learning and Development
    3. Child Behaviour & development and Learning
    4. Development of Self: Transitions from Childhood to Adulthood
  • Fees

    Classroom course is € 750.00 .
    Includes all tuition, registration, assessment and online notes.

    Applicants are required to pay a minimum deposit of €300 to secure a place on the programme. The balance of fees are due on or before programme commencement.

    See CMI Terms & Conditions for booking

    How do I book

    Simply complete the online booking form  .

    Pay a 300 euro deposit online via Visa debit or Visa credit card

    Your place on the course is confirmed within 2-3 days of receipt of online booking/payment.

    Balance of payment is required before commencement of course.

    Online Bookings and payments are subject to CMI Terms & Conditions.

Course timetable

  • Classroom

    • Start: Monday 7th October 1 night per week 18.30 -21.30
    • End: July 2019
    • Assigments: 1 Assignment
    • Duration: 10 weeks part time, one evening per week 18.30-21.30
    • Level: 6
    • Places: Available



Samantha is an experienced Owner Manager and practitioner of a Pre-School providing the ECCE scheme for the last nine years. She has an excellent record of attending many workshops and courses held by South Dublin Childcare Committee (S.D.C.C.) and Early Childcare Ireland (E.C.I.) that advocates for childcare professionals to engage in continuous professional development. Samantha holds an array of qualifications including the Train the Trainer Qualification, HETAC Level 5 & 6 in Childcare and a Level 8 BA in Early Years Teaching from Maynooth University. Samantha lectures on Child Psychology with CMI. 

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