National N DIPLOMA Distance Education – Education

DIPLOMA: Distance Education – Education

  • NQF 5
  • SAQA ID 66883, 66971 & 67007
  • DHET issued & Certified

COURSE OVERVIEW

The Educare qualification is designed for learners who enjoy working with children and making a positive impact on their lives. This qualification will equip you with the skills and knowledge to facilitate the all-round development of children in a culture-sensitive environment. Key components of the course include Daycare Personnel Development, Child Health, Educare Didactics, Educational Psychology, Daycare Management, Daycare Communication and Entrepreneurship and Business Management. Join this rewarding career and help nurture the future generation of South Africa.

Career Paths

A career in education in South Africa is very rewarding. Here are some career paths that you can explore:

  • Playgroup

  • Day Care

  • Early Childhood Development establishments

  • Au Pair

  • Online Teacher

Costs

A friendly sales consultant will take you through the fee structure.

Entrance Requirements
  • National Senior Certificate/Grade 12

  • N3 Certificate/NCV

  • Level 4 Certificate/ABET Level 4 certificate

Certification

Learners will receive the following at each level:

  • National Certificate N4, N5, N6

  • National N Diploma in Educare on completion of N4-N6 and 18-months’ of in-service training.

The National N Diploma includes four (4) years of theory and 18-months of in-service training.

All examinations are set and administered by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET). The National N Diploma is issued by the DHET.

Study Materials

The costs of study materials and access to the online portal for course schedules, exam dates, results etc. are included in the tuition fee. Simply enquire with your sales consultant.

Extra Classes

You may attend Saturday classes for extra support. All support classes are free.

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CURRICULUM / COURSE OUTCOMES
LEVEL
National N4 Certificate 1st Year 1st Semester Subjects
Day Care Personnel Development, Education, Child Health, Intro Marketing
N4
National N4 Certificate 1st Year 2nd Semester Subjects
Educare Didactics: Theory & Practical, Marketing Management
N4
National N4 Certificate 1st Year 2nd Semester Subjects
Day Care Communication, Educational Psychology
N5
National N5 Certificate 2nd Year 1st Semester Subjects
Entrepreneurship & Business Management, Introduction: Computer Practice
N4
National N5 Certificate 2nd Year 1st Semester Subjects
Educare Didactics – Theory & Practical
N5
National N5 Certificate 2nd Year 1st Semester Subjects
Day Care Communication
N6
National N6 Certificate 2nd Year 2nd Semester Subjects
Entrepreneurship & Business Management
N5
National N6 Certificate 2nd Year 2nd Semester Subjects
Educare Didactics – Theory & Practical, Day Care Management, Educational Psychology
N6
Student Support

Student Support services is available to all registered learners.

Online Centre for Student Relations

An academic and customer care adviser will be allocated to you to provide additional online support while you complete your studies. This service is free.