ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
OBJECTIVE: The main goal of the Child Development Associate Degree Program is to recognize the purpose of development of 0–6 year old children, who have adopted the importance of child development and education, and gained knowledge of your habits and needs.
Together, the program aims to educate technical staff who can identify special children who need special education and organize and raise the appropriate educational environment for these children.
VISION: In the health sector, it works better in the activity, you should evaluate it by recognizing the requirements of the profession.
MISSION: First aid, first aid, technical information about technology and devices used for child development will be given, it is necessary for child development.
PROGRAM LANGUAGE: It is Turkish.
PROGRAM APPROVAL: YODAK
Duration of Child Development Associate Year is two years.
Students who complete the 2-year education field are given the title of “Child Development Professional Member”.
He gives 100%, 75%, 50%, 25% and 20% scholarships to the program. Scholarships change periodically.
The main courses and graphics of the program are given by the medical doctor and faculty members experienced in their field.
Application is made in the program.
The required internship period for graduation is 30 working days in total.
Students can do their internships in pre-primary education institutions, private education institutions affiliated to the TRNC Ministry of National Education, children's clinics and rehabilitation centers of hospitals affiliated to the Ministry of Health.
With the Child Development Associate Program, they will learn about the symptoms of the diseases that can be seen in the children of the age group you have chosen, learn the ways of protection from these diseases and patient care techniques; will be able to prepare the first development according to the principles of the appropriate daily menu and food.
The Child Development Professional is for the creation of appropriate training programs for developing situations in different areas that are the basis of the society and for the use of what is necessary to guide them.
Both the TRNC and Turkey in the field of health will be important to future graduates of this program is the need for students is expected to increase.
Child Development Associate Degree program students are expected to come from the TRNC and Turkey. Both Cyprus as well as taking into account the need for intermediate staff in the health sector in Turkey when there is no need to trouble the continuity of student resources.
ACCEPTANCE AND REGISTRATION CONDITIONS:
In the regulations made by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK), student admission to this program is done through the examination system conducted by the Measurement Selection and Placement Center (ÖSYM). Student registration changes are made among the principles determined by the Measurement, Selection and Placement Center (ÖSYM). Rector's Office is the date of registration of student candidates who will register to the university every year. It is carried out by the Registrar's Office under registration. Final registration is not possible with missing documents or mail. If it is understood that it was registered by mistake, the records are deleted.
In order to graduate with American University of Cyprus, Vocational School of Health, Child Development Associate Degree Program, the student must have completed all the courses in the program, minimum Local credit: 84, ECTS: 120. The required internship period for graduation is 30 working days in total.
TRANSITION TO THE UPPER STAGE:
At DGS, candidates can earn the right to transfer from the 2-year Medical Imaging Technician Associate to 4-year departments. These sections include:
1-Child Development Undergraduate
Vertical transfer exams to be graduated from Child Development Associate Degree Program, in appropriate departments.
Graduates from this program will have the opportunity to be found in preschool education institutions under the Ministry of National Education, private education institutions, children's clinics and rehabilitation centers of hospitals under the Ministry of Health in TRNC.