Bachelor of Early Childhood Education
Southern Cross University - Lismore

Course outline

There is strong demand for qualified early childhood educators. This degree gives you a three-year qualification to work in early childhood settings with children from six-weeks-old to six-years-old.
Core units cover early childhood principles and practices, child development theory and application, how to best support children’s learning and pedagogical approaches for early childhood education. Students will investigate contemporary issues in early childhood education, leadership and management; and health and wellbeing in the early childhood environment. The course includes substantial professional experience learning in early childhood education settings and primary schools.
For more course information, visit Bachelor of Early Childhood Education at Southern Cross University.

Admissions Criteria

Non-academic requirements. Working with Children Check required for placements.

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years; Teaching Personal Statement

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2022 information is not available.

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2022 information is not available.

Career opportunities

Early childhood educator in childcare centres, preschools and other early childhood services.

Course Code
051111
Start Date
Offer rounds
Fee
CSP/$3984 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Education, Education
Study Mode
Full time
Course Duration

4-8 years Full time | Subject to final approval.

Location
Richmond Tweed