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This course introduces you to the regulatory framework and licensing criteria for early childhood services with reference to the role of government agencies and community services in supporting effective teaching practice.
The purpose of operational policies and procedures and the educators role in relation to their implementation are also discussed.
Te Whāriki, the early childhood bicultural curriculum framework is introduced with a focus on the principle of Koatahitanga (holistic development) and Mana Atua,the strand of wellbeing.
Before enrolling in this course you need to:
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.
This course is 100% internally assessed
No textbooks are required for this course
Your course is delivered partially online. To complete this course you will need access to a computer or device, broadband internet and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer/device or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.