新西兰联合理工学院/Universal College of Learning (UCOL)
幼儿教育New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education
- 学费：$19,575 NZD Per Year
- 授课校区：Palmerston North Campus (Main Campus)
Learn the skills to work in a range of early childhood contexts, working professionally and collaboratively to provide education and care of infants, toddlers, and young children with UCOL's New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care.
The Diploma has been developed in partnership with Iwi to ensure inclusion of local culturally competent practices that include history, stories and knowledge that can be shared confidently with tamariki in and early childhood setting.
This locally driven curriculum will ensure the whakapapa of the area is entwined in the early childhood teaching practices and meets the growing need for educators to be able to incorporate Te Reo and Tikanga in the day to day delivery of Te Whariki. This diploma has been designed to ensure that there is a balanced delivery of practical and theory based learning.
The New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care is offered as a blended delivery programme with one day a week on campus.
Career & Study Outcomes
Job opportunities include working at a childcare centre (centre-based, play specialist assistant at a hospital, home-based), nanny, parent-led carer, or a culturally-based childcare facility for Pasifika or 毛利.
The programme is approved by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority under the provisions of the Education Act 1989, and Universal College of Learning (UCOL) Trading as Universal College of Learning (UCOL) is accredited to teach it.
NCEA Level 3 OR the New Zealand/National Certificates in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 3 or Level 4), OR equivalent academic achievement, OR on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of the Executive Dean.
International student applicants whose first language is not English must have an IELTS Academic score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5 (or equivalent including TOEFL). IELTS scores used must be taken from a single IELTS Test Report Form (i.e. combining scores from more than one test is not permissible).
Under 20 years of age
For international applicants under 20 years of age who do not hold NCEA, International Academic Qualifications Entry Criteria apply.