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Education Early Childhood Teaching (Birth-12 Years), B.Ed.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #701 (QS) Darwin, Australia| Online
The Bachelor of Education Early Childhood Teaching (Birth-12 Years) at Charles Darwin University is an innovative course that prepares you to become an early childhood teacher and/or a primary school teacher. This gives you flexible and versatile employment options.
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Overview

During the Bachelor of Education Early Childhood Teaching (Birth-12 Years) at Charles Darwin University, you explore issues, concepts and practices which are common and specific to both early childhood education (including before school settings) and primary school education.

Key study areas include

  • play and learning sciences
  • language and literacy
  • preparation for teaching
  • health and physical education
  • science in education
  • curriculum and programming
  • maths
  • leadership and advocacy
  • humanities, social science and the environment.

Career opportunities

Graduating from this course prepares you to teach in a prior to school setting, primary school or work in associated educational areas such as:

  • curriculum development
  • educational planning
  • educational research
  • policy development.

Accreditation

This course is accredited by the University in accordance with the Higher Education Standards.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 96 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    320 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematics With Young Children
  • Preparation for Teaching in Early Childhood and Education
  • Arts for Education
  • Music and Movement in Early Childhood
  • Technology and Design for Education
  • Teaching English as an Additional Language

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

CRICOS Code: 0101027

  • Successful completion of the Northern Territory Certificate of Education and Training (or equivalent) and the awarding of an Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) of at least 60 after any applicable bonus points have been applied.
  • Successful completion of a national qualification at Certificate IV level or higher.
  • Successful completion of at least 0.5 year of full-time study (or equivalent) of a higher education degree/diploma.
  • Overseas secondary or tertiary qualifications considered equivalent to the above Australian qualifications.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26712 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26712 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Darwin

  • 1493 - 2530 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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