Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Teaching)

Manukau Institute of Technology

Subject area

Teacher Education: Early Childhood (Pre-Service)

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Entry requirements

Be seventeen years of age or older at the start of the programme.
All applicants aged less than 20 years must have achieved University Entrance.
International applicants must demonstrate that they have the equivalent to New Zealand University Entrance.
Applicants who are 20 years of age at the commencement of the programme and have relevant life and/or work experience but do not have the minimum academic requirements, may apply for admission if they meet comparable literacy and numeracy requirements as those entering with UE.
English Language Entry Requirements
Applicants must have sufficient competence in the English language to undertake this programme, which is taught and assessed in English. All candidates for entry will be assessed by the ITE provider prior to entry in accordance with Education Council New Zealand/Matatū Aotearoa requirements.
Any applicant whose first language is not English will be required to provide evidence of their English
language competency. See the programme document for detailed English language competency requirements.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Manukau Institute of Technology Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Teaching) programme aims to ensure graduates are desirable employees of choice and have the skills, knowledge, dispositions and self-efficacy to be professional, critically reflective, beginning teachers in diverse communities.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Teacher Education at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 22 62 62
Phone: (0800) 626252
Fax: (09) 968 8701

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