New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care
Ashton Warner Nanny Academy
Nannying and Early Childhood Care
Total student fees
over 33 Weeks - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The purpose of this qualification is to provide Aotearoa New Zealand with proficient early childhood educators who can provide and/or support the practice-based education and care of mokopuna - infants, toddlers, and young children in a range of early childhood contexts.
This qualification is intended for people who intend to work as early childhood educators or proceed to further study. This qualification does not lead to teacher registration.
Graduates may work independently or as part of a team in a range of early childhood contexts including those underpinned by specific philosophies, and to proceed to further study. It is also intended to enhance community outcomes.
Key Information for Students
Prospective students must provide evidence of their ability to study at Level 5. Applicants aged under 20 require a minimum of four years secondary schooling or equivalent. Preference is given to applicants with previous experience with children and involvement in cultural, sporting, or community services. Prospective students must pass a safety check consistent with the requirements of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014. Prospective students will participate in a pre-enrolment interview. Enrolments are subject to approval from the Academic Manager.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$19,183 - $37,617|
|In further study||44%|
|On a benefit||7%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.
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