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Bachelor of Applied Early Childhood Education

Te Pukenga-New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

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

Graduates who studied Teacher Education at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

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Rural Women New Zealand Tertiary Bursaries

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$1,000 each.

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Rural Women New Zealand Text Book Grant for Tertiary Students

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$500 each

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Contact details

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