The specialisation in Early Childhood prepares you to become an early childhood educator in childcare, kindergarten and preschool settings. This option is specifically designed for people who hold a Diploma of Children’s Services/Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education or equivalent. You will learn how to help children develop their creative, physical, personal, intellectual and social capabilities. You will develop your understanding on literacy, play based learning, numeracy, health, science, the arts, technology and environment and sustainability. You will develop your professional capacity through practical teaching experience and research studies. This experience increases your understanding of the complex field of education, and may provide a pathway for research and further learning.
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This Degree programme consists 16 units and 4 practicum fieldworks, student may complete the program in approximately 2 academic years:
* Fieldwork placements are required in early childhood settings.
‘All students entering the programme will do so with advanced standing.
Year 3 Entry (12 months)
Year 2 Entry (24 months)
Students who successfully complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure will be awarded the Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood
The Degree awards will be the same as that awarded to the on-campus graduates.
*The Programme is not accredited by the Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA). Graduates who wish to work in the local early childhood sector will nee to submit an application to ECDA for Teacher Registration via a preschool. Approval by ECDA will be subjected to the applicant meeting the requirements for Teacher Registration.
Year 3 Entry
SGD $22,211.06 payable in 4 installments for a period of 12 months
Year 2 Entry
SGD $44,422.12 payable in 8 installments for a period of 24 months
Receive $400 referral bursary when you recommend your friend to join our degree course. T&Cs apply.
Choice of flexible repayment schemes available to suit your needs
Flexible repayment tenure of up to 8 years
Non-refundable application fees are as follows:
All prices are inclusive of 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST). Please refer to the official price list for a detailed breakdown.
*Note: All fees are subjected to change annually. The fees above have been updated and are accurate as of 18 Jan 2016. For more information about the programme, please contact our course consultant.
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There are 2 intakes per year. Please contact our consultants to obtain a copy of the class schedules