Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)
Whitireia Community Polytechnic
Teacher Education: Early Childhood (Pre-Service)
Total student fees
over 3 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The purpose of this programme is to provide a professional qualification for people who wish to be employed to teach in early childhood education, primarily in the New Zealand context. Graduates will have the knowledge, capabilities, attitude, research and reflective practice to provide a sound base for early childhood teaching in a contemporary context. Graduates will be eligible to apply for teacher registration with the NZ Teachers' Council.
Key Information for Students
Whitireia degree entry requirements or equivalent study/work experience and evidence of suitability based on Education Council entry requirements, safety check and confidential references. International: IELTS (Academic) 7, with no band score lower than 7, or equivalent. English as a Second Language (EAL): An EAL candidate s first or primary language is other than English. EAL candidates must demonstrate competency in English as determined by the Education Council requirements
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||$39,236 - $51,821|
|In further study||13%|
|On a benefit||1%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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Where does this information come from?
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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
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