Module Title:Supervised Professional Practice 2
Credits: 10
NFQ Level:8
Module Delivered In No Programmes
Module Aim: The aim of this subject is to assist learners to develop personally and professionally through practice, reflection and change in their practice in light of current research, theory and policy developmnet. Learners wiil be aware of the relevant tasks, responsibilities, skills and knowledge required of emerging professionals in the field. This module aims to bring together, in a supervised profession practice setting, accumulated programme learning.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to:
LO1 Show, through practice, how to support children's learning using an emerging interest and enquiry based curriculum through the use of the Aistear Siolta Practice Guide
LO2 Promote children’s development and wellbeing by planning appropriate and culturally sensitive learning environments (indoor and outdoor)
LO3 Participate in and contribute to team activities
LO4 Critically reflect on professional, leadership, education and care, and policy issues.
Pre-requisite learning
Module Recommendations

This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is recommended before enrolment in this module.

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Incompatible Modules
These are modules which have learning outcomes that are too similar to the learning outcomes of this module.
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Co-requisite Modules
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This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is mandatory before enrolment in this module is allowed.
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Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Placement Preparation Workshops
Professional Preparation Interactions Education Issues Professioal Issues Care issues Policy issues The Placement Visit Portfolio Preparation
Assessment Breakdown%
Special Regulation
This module must be passed with a minimum of 40% to be eligible for the award.
Continuous Assessment
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Other Completion of 30 hours x 7 weeks of Supervised Professional Practice with the relevant age group during the academic term. Satisfactory Report from Mentor Satisfactory Report of Placement Visit Submission of Portfolio 1,2,3,4 100.00 n/a
No Project
No Practical
No End of Module Formal Examination

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Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture 30 Weeks per Stage 1.00
Directed Learning 30 Weeks per Stage 12.00
Total Hours 390.00