Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Early Childhood Care and Education

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  • Type of Qualification:

    Not Specified

  • Field of Study

    Child Care and youth services,Combined,Humanities

  • Type of Study:

    Full Time,Part Time

  • Application Closing Date:

    Not Specified

Course Content

Semester 1


Child Development 1
Critical Skills Development
Drama and Movement
Sociology of Childhood
Child Centred Practice
Health & Well Being in the Early Years

Semester 2


Child Development 2
Health & Safety in the Early Years
Art and Music
Social Institutions and the Early Years
Early Childhood Curriculum
Early Learning

Semester 3


Practice Placement
Practice Placement Project

Semester 4


Psychology and Learning in Early Childhood
Childhood and Social Policy
Team and Group Dynamics in the Childcare Sector
Literacy and Numeracy
Curriculum and Pedagogy
Outdoor Learning and Risky Play

Semester 5


Advanced Placement Project
Advanced Practice Placement

Semester 6


Language Acquisition
Creative Group Facilitation for Young Children
Legal Studies for Early Childhood Care and Education
Professional Practice & Child Protection
Equality and Diversity in Early Childhood
Introduction to Research in ECCE

Semester 7


Applied Child Psychology
Curriculum Development
Child Protection: Policy and Practice in Early Childhood Services
Advanced Research Method ECCE


School Aged Childcare
Creative Interventions for the Personal, Social and Emotional Development of Children
Childrens Rights: A National and International Perspective
Second Language Pedagogy

Semester 8


Supporting Positive Interactions with Children
Family Studies
Social Justice in Early Childhood Care & Education
Reseach Project ECCE


Curriculum Design
Leadership, Management and Mentoring
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