Sabuncuoğlu Şerefeddin Health Services Vocational School was established depending on Amasya Univesity Rectorship. Child Development Program has started the admission of students from the academic year 2012-2013.

Qualification Awarded
Level of Qualification
Pre-graduate / 5th level
Mode of Study
Admission & Registration Requirements
 According to the Law No. 4702, transfer from Vocational High Schools without an examination and the YGS-4 score for the general high schools
Recognition of Prior Learning
 To be a gradute of Vocational High School or a High School
Qualifications, Requirements and Regulations
 In order to graduate from the program with a pre-graduate degree, students` general academic average must be 2.00 over 4.00, and the students are required to complete their vocational education successfully in vocational training institutions.
Profile of the Programme
 The basic aim of Child Development Program is to educate students who believe in the importance of child development and education, who is able to recognize the developmental characteristics and has acquired the knowledge of habits and needs of children of 0-18 years of age, and who is able to take measures  against the possible problems faced by children.  Additionally, this program aims to raise technical personnel who are able to identify and organize the required environment for the children in need of special education, and who are conscious of the maternal health.
Examinations, Assesment and Grading Regulations
 Once in each semester, one midterm exam (1st midterm exam) and one final exam (written final exam) is performed.  40% of the midterm exam and 60% of the final exam effects the passing grade.
Graduation Requirements
 Education and training period is 2 years (4 semesters) and, to graduate from the program, students are required to complete the two-year theoretical and practical education (a total of 120 ECTS) successfully.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates
Graduates of Child Development Program work at the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Health, General Directorate of Social Services and Child Protection Agency, pre-school education at private and public schools, children`s clinics, children`s clubs at hotels and tourist facilities.
Access to Further Studies
Graduates of the program can transfer to pre-school teacher education program on condition that they succedd in the Vertical Transfer Examination.
Contact Information
Address:Shell Gas Station Opposite İpekköy Amasya University Campus İpekköy / AMASYA
Telephone:0 (358) 218 17 67
Fax:0 (358) 218 47 60
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