Level 3 Early Childhood Education

302ECE
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs Staples

This course includes:
Trips to the Day Care and Early Childhood centers to practice the theory learnt in class.
Computer based learning.
Making resources to use in the early childhood setting.
Organize a play date for a group of children under five years of age.












Course Overview

Semester 1
US 10026 v6 Demonstrate knowledge of child development and learning and its relevance to ECE services
Credits: 5

Unit Standard 26707 Version 4
Describe the value of play and create resources for
children’s development and learning in an ECE service
Credits:4

Semester 2
29867 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of diverse whānau/families and use a range of effective communication strategies in an ECE service.
Credits:5
26708 v4 Develop respectful, reciprocal and responsive relationships with children in an ECE service.
Credits: 4

Recommended Prior Learning

Students need to be taking three university approved subjects to be able to do the Bachelor of Education. NCEA Level 1 English – part of prerequisites for studying the certificate in Early childhood education


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 10019 v6 Describe and contribute to safe practices and a safe environment for children in an ECE service
3
I
3
U.S. 10026 v6 Demonstrate knowledge of children's development and learning and their relevance to an ECE service
3
I
5
U.S. 26707 v4 Describe the value of play and create resources for children's development and learning in an ECE service
3
I
4
U.S. 26708 v4 Develop respectful, reciprocal and responsive relationships with children in an ECE service
3
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Pathway Tags

Counsellor, Community Development Worker, Probation Officer, Youth Worker, Social Worker, Case Manager, Registered Nurse, Veterinary Nurse, Midwife, Community Karitane, Health and Safety Adviser, Health Care Assistant, Support Worker, Early Childhood Teacher, Primary School Teacher, Kaiwhakaako Māori, Nanny/Child Carer, Teacher Aide


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