Course

Early Childhood Professional Practice


Course code 4302

Early childhood educators are required to demonstrate an understanding of children’s learning and development based on relevant theories and to plan, implement and evaluate learning experiences which are  consistent with Te Whäriki. This course provides students with the opportunity to develop the professional attributes and behaviours expected of an early childhood educator working in a range of early childhood settings.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • Choose the qualification you will study the course under. See the Work towards tab below for qualification options.
  • Check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses tab on the qualification page.
  • Level 4  
    Credits 20 
  • Study type Open
    EFTS 0.1667  
  • Availability This course will start on the first Monday of the month you select for enrolment
  • Delivery type Online assisted    
  • Workload

    All our open courses have a credit value. For each credit, allow about 10 hours of study. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates.

  • Cost
    2015 Fees: NZ students $472 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $1,419 + $60 annual administration fee
    2016 Fees: NZ students $472 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $1,419 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Prerequisites    

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