FETC ECD-4, Credit 173


ETDP SETAQuick Facts – Further Education and Training Certificate, Early Childhood Development – Level 4, Credit 173 -(ECD-4)

Duration: 7/8 contact sessions
Credits Earned: min 120

Entry Requirements
Communication and Mathematical Literacy at NQF level 3 or equivalent.
Second language at NQF level 2 or equivalent.

Module 1: Communication
119457 – Interpret and use information from texts
110506 – Demonstrate and apply knowledge and understanding of basic components and fundamental skills of effective communication
119459 – Write/present/sign for a wide range of contexts
119471 – Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes communication in occupational learning programmes

Module 2: Communication Second Language (Afrikaans)
119462 – Engage in sustained oral/signed communication and evaluate spoken/signed texts
119469 – Read/view, analyse and respond to a variety of texts
119472 – Accommodate audience and context needs in oral/signed communication

Module 3: Numerical Skills
9015 – Apply knowledge of statistics and probability to critically interrogate and effectively communicate findings on life related problems
9016 – Represent analyse and calculate shape and motion in 2-and 3-dimensional space in different contexts
7468 – Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal, business, national and international issues

Module 4: Basic Child Knowledge
244469 – Provide care for babies, toddlers and young children
244484 – Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the development of babies, toddlers and young children

Module 5: Environment and Care
244468 – Prepare resources and set up the environment to support the development of babies, toddlers and young children
244472 – Prepare Early Childhood Development programmes with support
244475 – Observe and report on child development
244485 – Design activities to support the development of babies, toddlers and young children
244480 – Facilitate the holistic development of babies, toddlers and young children

Module 6: Support to Families
244259 – Support children and adults living with HIV and AIDS
244462 – Work with families and communities to support Early Childhood Development

Module 7: Grade R Practices
244256 – Facilitate a Numeracy Learning Programme in the Reception Year
244257 – Facilitate a Literacy Learning Programme in the Reception Year
244260 – Facilitate a Life Skills Learning Programme in the Reception Year

Module 8: Child Care Management – (Optional)
244478 – Manage an Early Childhood Development service
114592 – Produce business plans for a new venture
114583 – Develop, implement and evaluate a marketing strategy for a new venture


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