Course

Early Childhood Education: Theory and Practice


Course code EAC02

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This course is made up of the following unit standards:

  • 10013 Explain the purpose, aspirations, structure, and relevance of the New Zealand Early Childhood Curriculum, Te Whäriki.
  • 10022 Demonstrate knowledge of attachment patterns and short-term separation in an ECE service.
  • 10023 Describe transition situations in an ECE service.
  • 10026 Demonstrate knowledge of the development and learning of children and its relevance to an ECE service.
  • 26708 Develop reciprocal and responsive relationships with a child in an ECE service.
  • 26709 Conduct an observation in an ECE service.
  • 26715 Describe professional image and demonstrate professional behaviours required of an early childhood educator.

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