Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)


Subject area

Teacher Education: Early Childhood (Pre-Service)



3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Bachelor of Teaching (ECE) will enable learners to apply knowledge and capabilities as professional teachers in Early Childhood Education. Learners will embody and demonstrate the NZ Teaching Council standards of Te Tiriti partnership, professional learning, professional relationships, design for learning, learning-focused culture, and teaching. The qualification will develop culturally-responsive, work-ready teachers for tamariki, whānau and the wider community in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

To be eligible for admission to this programme, all applicants must meet the following admission requirements: a. Requirements for either general admission, special admission, or discretionary admission b. Programme specific requirements c. English language requirements d. Literacy and numeracy requirements

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,968 $20,904
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$10,807 $32,421
Total $17,775 $53,325

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 10 95 10
Phone: (09) 815 2945
Fax: (09) 815 2905

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

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NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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