This course addresses the professional learning needs of educators, educational administrators, managers, policy makers and others interested or involved in learning and education or educational work in the wider community, and who may be based either locally or internationally.
This course focuses on early childhood education and its associated learning concepts and learning contexts. The course builds students’ learning through broadening their knowledge or key constructs related to learning concepts and contexts, deepens their professional learning in early childhood education and advances their capacity as professional inquirers.
Students are required to complete 4 units out of the following 6 units listed below:
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The programme is not accredited by the Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA). Graduates who wish to work in the local early childhood sector will need 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.
Applicants must have successfully completed one of the following:
Students who have completed a non-cognate Bachelor Degree with no relevant informal learning may apply for entry into the Graduate Certificate of Education Studies. On completion of the Graduate Certificate of Education Studies with a credit average, students will be admitted into the Master of Education with 48 credit points of credit.
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Advance standing entry is available up to final year Master program.
Each term is a 3-month period covering 1 course of study. Each unit consists of 20 contact hours and will be conducted on week 4 or week 5 of the term, from Thursday till Sunday, after office hours in the evenings and/or over the weekends/public holidays.
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Students who successfully complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure will be awarded the Master of Education in Early Childhood Education from Monash University.
The Degree awards will be the same as that awarded to the on-campus graduates.
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Amex 0% interest on instalment payment effective 1st June 2017 (for instalments ranging 6 – 24 months)
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