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Philosophy, Management and Leadership in Early Childhood Education and Care

Postgraduate | CUR-MTEC610 | 2024

Study method
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100% online
Enrol by
18 Aug 2024
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Aug 2024

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Philosophy, Management and Leadership in Early Childhood Education and Care

About this subject

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

    1. critique how historical and philosophical perspectives have impacted upon early childhood education and care contexts and practices
    2. evaluate different beliefs and attitudes about childhood and towards children across cultures and from an historical perspective
    3. evaluate the impact of historical and contemporary social and political transformations on current theory and practice in early childhood education and care
    4. interpret and critique policy and procedure development in the light of current legislative and accountability requirements
    5. apply high-level discipline knowledge to evaluate service management and leadership and plan for improvement in the contemporary Australian early childhood sector

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

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


  • CUR-MTE-MAS-2024 - Master of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

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.

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