Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education)

New Zealand Tertiary College Limited

Subject area

Education Studies

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Entry requirements

Applicants must meet University Entrance requirements or equivalent. Applicants for whom English is a second language and Te Reo Maori is not their first language must provide evidence of an Academic IELTS score issued within the last two years of at least 6.0 overall, 6.0 in writing with no band score lower than 5.5 or equivalent. IELTS scores may be combined from two tests as long as on one test a minimum of 6.0 overall and 5.5in each component is achieved.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

In recognising the unique needs of students, the aims of the Bachelor of Education are to provide equitable opportunities to access programs that will encourage prospective students to pursue study in the field of early childhood education, thus supporting the high demand for skilled professionals in the early childhood education sector. The Bachelor of Education ensures a complex understanding of and commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi/The Treaty of Waitangi and multiculturalism within educational contexts.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Curriculum and Education Studies at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 520 4000
Fax: (09) 520 4020

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