Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Early Childhood Education)

Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Early Childhood Education)

This qualification not only gives degree graduates with an interest in the early childhood sector an opportunity to enhance their knowledge in research and leadership, but also serves as a pathway to our Masters’ qualifications.
 

AT A GLANCE

Method of learning:
Full-time

Level:
8

Duration:
1 year

Credits:
120

 
Code Course Level Credits
MR501 The Young Child: Childhood in the Early Years 8 30
MR503 Children and Families in Early Childhood Education 8 30
MR504 The Authentic Leader 8 30
MR505 Communities of Learning: Making Connections in Early Childhood Education 8 30
MR507 Research Methods in Early Childhood Education 8 30
MR510 The Arts in Early Childhood Education 8 30
MR513 The Effective Early Childhood Manager 8 30
MR606 The Ethical Self in Early Childhood Education 9 30
MR612 Working with Adults: Participating in Dynamic Relations 9 30
MR613 The Philosophy of Early Childhood: Historical and Modern Perspectives 9 30
MR614 Wellbeing in Early Childhood Education 9 30
MR618 Special Topic 9 30
MR619 Directed Study 9 30

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 Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Early Childhood Education) you may be eligible to apply for the following programs. Entry criteria will apply.

 

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