New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 4)

New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 4)

 

This program introduces students to a range of professional skills and knowledge essential for a career in early childhood education, and develops their understanding of the way children develop and learn and how to ensure their safety and holistic wellbeing.
 

AT A GLANCE

Method of learning:
Full-time

Level:
4

Duration:
0.5 years

Credits:
60

 
Code Course Level Credit
EC501 Becoming a Professional Early Childhood Teacher 5 15
EC401 The Whole Child: Development and Wellbeing 4 15
EC402 The Diversity of Young Learners 4 15
EC 404 The Value of Play 4 15

All students will be required to:

  • Engage in online discussions

Online

For more information on our online mode of learning, refer to the Mode of learning page

New Zealand Tertiary College qualifications have been designed to link easily into each other, providing you with a flexible range of pathway options into higher level study.

Upon completion of the New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 4) you may be eligible to apply for the New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 5). Entry criteria will apply.

 

Please contact the International Team at international@nztertiarycollege.ac.nz to discuss the entry criteria for your country.