Education and Development NC (V) Level 2-4

Education and Development NC (V) is a qualification at each of the Levels 2, 3 and 4 of the NQF. This qualification is designed to provide both the theory and practice of Education and Development. The practical component of study may be offered in a real work space environment. It will provide students with an opportunity to experience work space environment. It will provide students with the opportunity to experience work situations during the period of study.

Fundamental Compulsory Subjects:

  • First additional language – which must be the language of teaching and learning
  • Mathematical Literacy
  • Life Orientation

Vocational Subjects

Level 2 Level 3 Level 4
Art & Science of Teaching Human & Social Development Learning Psychology
OPTIONAL
Early Childhood Development
Art & Science of Teaching Human & Social Development Learning Psychology
OPTIONAL
Early Childhood Development
Art & Science of Teaching Human & Social Development Learning Psychology
OPTIONAL
Early Childhood Development

Career Paths

  • Work in the education sector e.g. schools and early childhood centres development centres; crèches; etc.
  • Work in hospitals, nursing homes, hospice and community centres
  • Provide services in private homes; e.g. au pair, child minding, etc.

Career opportunity

  • Teacher Aide assisting professional educators
  • Community education aide assisting professional in the field
  • Early childhood care and Development Aide in community institutions and private homes
  • Corporate care centres
  • (In-house)
  • Special needs learning centres