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Early Childhood Professional Experience 2: Quality Frameworks in Early Learning Centres

Undergraduate | CUR-EDE360 | 2024

Discover what it takes to create a supportive environment for young learners with both theory and a placement. Study areas such as responsibilities, health and safety, and how to encourage cognitive development – testing these out in the world.

Study method
Online & on-campus
Assessments
100% online
Enrol by
19 May 2024
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
Duration
13 weeks
Start dates
27 May 2024,
25 Nov 2024

Price from

$1,505

Upfront cost

$0

HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP available

Early Childhood Professional Experience 2: Quality Frameworks in Early Learning Centres

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. create and implement meaningful planned learning experiences, to industry standards, for infants, toddlers and young children within early learning settings
    2. demonstrate a developing leadership style through engagement with an organisational culture and professional learning community
    3. synthesise understandings developed in the unit to advance and maintain collaborative relationships with families and colleagues as teacher professional identity, resilience and emotional wellbeing is strengthened
    4. appraise national and state laws and policy, and the impact these have on early learning environments, families and children.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:

Core

  • CUR-ECE-DEG-2024 - Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education)

Elective

  • CUR-FAST-DEG-2024 - Fast track your Curtin on campus study

Prior study

You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:

one of

Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s).

Equivalent subjects

You won't be able to enrol into this subject if you've already successfully completed or currently enrolled in the following subject(s) as they are considered anti-requisites due to the similarity of the content.

  • CUR-EDE325 (Not currently available)

Additional requirements

  • Placement requirements - This subject includes a 20-day professional experience placement in an Early Learning Centre. This placement will comprise of 1 day per week for 5 weeks aligned to five theory topics, immediately followed by a block of 15 consecutive days. The block placement must be undertaken on a full-time basis at the specified time. Please note that all relevant, valid working with children checks and clearances must be provided as requested prior to commencement of the placement.
  • Other requirements - Please note that all relevant, valid working with children checks and clearances must be provided as requested prior to commencement of the placement.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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