New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 5)
This program lays a strong foundation of theoretical and practical knowledge in the field of early childhood education, and equips students to become resourceful and reflective professionals, competent in the key areas of learning: professional studies, development and learning, and early years pedagogy.
AT A GLANCE
Method of learning:
|EC501||Becoming a Professional Early Childhood Teacher||5||15|
|EC502||The Whole Child||5||15|
|EC503||Early Years Pedagogy||5||15|
|EC504||Culturally Responsive Early Childhood Education||5||15|
|EC505||Sociocultural Assessment, Planning and Teaching||5||15|
|EC506||Social Competence in Early Childhood||5||15|
|EC511||Academic Reading and Writing in Early Childhood Education 1||5||15|
|EC512||The Wellbeing of the Child 1||5||15|
All students will be required to:
- Engage in online discussions
For more information on our online mode of learning, refer to the Mode of learning page
Upon completion of the New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 5) you may be eligible to apply for the New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 6), or Bachelor of Education (ECE). Entry criteria applies.