Bachelor of Applied Early Childhood Education

Waikato Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Teacher Education: Early Childhood (Pre-Service)

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Entry requirements

Meet the Academic Entry Criteria for admission into degree level programmes at Chengdu University. 1.1.2 By the start date of the programme, be working (paid or voluntary) for at least 12 hours a week in an early childhood setting, approved by the New Zealand International Campus (NZIC).

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Bachelor of Applied Early Childhood Education programme aims to deliver teacher education in Chengdu, China that: a) Has a field based delivery model grounded in the community, engaged with established teachers, and focused on the application of theory in practice. b) Treats the learner as an adult with a role in their own education process. c) Encourages and promotes participation using flexible delivery strategies. d) Has a strong support and pastoral care element. e) Is committed to concepts of social equity and justice, participation and achievement.

What graduates earn

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Contact details

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