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Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)

Whitireia Community Polytechnic Ltd

Subject area

Teacher Education: Early Childhood (Pre-Service)

Duration

3

3 Years

Total student fees

$18,931

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

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

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

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

3 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,310 $18,931
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$8,969 $26,907
Total $15,279 $45,838

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


Student Success

91%


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 $48,144
Earnings range $39,236 - $51,821
In employment 83%
In further study 13%
On a benefit 1%

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Provided by:

The Ngati Whakaue Trust - Secretary

Website:

https://vps.ngatiwhakaue-eetb.org.nz/

Value:

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TeachNZ Te Huawhiti Career Changer Scholarship

Provided by:

Ministry of Education - TeachNZ

Website:

http://www.TeachNZ.govt.nz

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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.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101
Email: info@whitireia.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz

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

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.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

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

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