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Diploma in Early Childhood Education

Background Early Childhood Education can be defined as the study of the physical and mental development of children from birth to eight years of age, and how to adopt the right strategies to help them learn better and reach their academic potential.
Academic pathway Overview: A Diploma in Early Childhood Education provides students with the skills and knowledge to become professional educators and qualified preschool teachers.

Subjects: Teaching and Learning in Early Childhood Settings, Physical and Health Education, Play and Cooperative Learning, etc.

Internship (Optional): Generally, one semester is reserved for internships and work placements for students to gain valuable real-life teaching experience.

Duration: About 2 and 1/2 years

Skills Needed · Love for children and teaching

· Patience and tolerance

· Creativity and ability to think outside the box

· Good communication and instructional skills

· Empathy and understanding of people

Job Opportunities Employers: Public and private preschools, international schools, NGOs, special education centres, etc.  

Positions: Preschool teacher, Preschool Principal, Special Education Teacher, Childcare Worker, etc.

* All fees are subject to change.