CK111 B.A. Early Years and Childhood Studies (EYCS)

Welcome to the B.A. Early Years and Childhood Studies at UCC


The BA (Hons) (Early Years and Childhood Studies) is a three-year full-time programme leading to the BA (Hons) Degree (Early Years and Childhood Studies). The degree is taught by the Schools of Applied Psychology, Applied Social Studies and Education.

It will offer you the opportunity to explore some of the most fundamental questions concerning children, young people and their families in contemporary society in Ireland and beyond.

This interdisciplinary degree attracts both school-leavers and mature students (male and female) and is designed for people working towards careers in services for children, young people and their families. Hence, it caters for the demand for highly qualified early years and childhood professionals, while also developing future researchers in the field.

Current Students

First Year Timetable Semester 1

Second Year Timetable


Academic Year 2020 Student Information


Click on the links below or on the left-hand column to access more information about EYCS

Further details can also be found from College Admissions  

School of Education

Scoil an Oideachais

Leeholme, O' Donovan's Road, Cork, Ireland