Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education)

Federation University Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 102485C

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Become a confident and qualified early childhood teacher with Federation University.

You may be working in the early childhood field and want to upskill, straight out of school or changing careers. You will discover how young children learn and how you can develop and support their learnings in these critical early years. This is a hands-on course that will get you into the classroom for a minimum of 80 days of supervised teaching placement so you can put into practice what you have learnt. You will develop the skills to teach in a variety of early education settings which may include kindergartens, pre-schools and long day care centres, including those in special needs settings.

A range of scholarships from the Victorian Department of Education and Training are available to help support your dream of a becoming an early childhood teacher, especially if you’re a regional student.

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is a pathway into the Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education). You may receive 1 year of credit (120 credit points) through this pathway.

Career Opportunities

  • Day care educator
  • Early childhood educator
  • Kindergarten teacher
  • Preschool teacher

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
24,600 Per Year 27 Feb 2023 4 years
Full time
Federation University Australia
Mount Helen Campus
University Drive
Ballarat Victoria 3350
Australia
24,600 Per Year 27 Feb 2023 4 years
Full time
Berwick Campus
72-100 Clyde Road
Melbourne Victoria 3806
Australia

Entry criteria

Successful completion of Australian Year 12 with final-year mathematics courses; or overseas equivalent.

English language requirement

Overall IELTS band score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 or equivalent English language test or Successful completion of a relevant Australian diploma within the past two years with the proviso that students must prove they meet the English language requirement as determined by Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) to be eligible for registration. TOEFL iBT: 79-93 with minimums (Reading 13, Listening 12, Speaking 18, Writing 21); Pearson (PTE): Overall 58 (no band less than 50); Cambridge-CAE: Overall 176 (no band less than 169).

Address

Federation University Australia
Mount Helen Campus
University Drive
Ballarat Victoria 3350
Australia
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