BP260 - Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education)

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RMIT program code: BP260
Plan name: Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education)
Plan code: BP260
Campus: Bundoora Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 075101G

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  Year Four of Program
 

This program structure will be replaced in 2017 with a new version.

Students who commenced the BP260 program prior to 2014 will experience changes as a new structure has been designed for accreditation with ACECQA.

GRP Indicates students who have enroled into the BP260 Program as part of the Two-Plus-Two agreement.
GRP2 Indicates courses for students who commenced at Midyear 2015.
GRP3 Indicates courses for students who will commence at Midyear 2016.

Please contact the Program Coordinator for further academic advice if required.

Please note that courses are not available in every semester.

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Year One of Program

Year one of this program is no longer available. Please seek course and program advice from the Program Coordinator.

GRP3 Students must enrol into TCHE2553 Inclusive Education in Early Childhood Settings 2112 (BPEC) in Semester 1 2017.

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Building Partnerships with Parents and Community12TCHE2535Bundoora Campus3227 (GRP3)
Inclusive Education in Early Childhood Settings12TCHE2553Bundoora Campus2112 (BPEC)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

This program structure will be replaced in 2017 with a new version. Year two will be offered for the last time in 2017. 

Please note that TCHE2540 Early Childhood Education Thories and Practice is a fully online course.

Please note that TCHE2456 Indigenous Studies in Education is offered as an intensive commencing Monday 3rd July, please see Course Guide for further information.

Students must enrol into TCHE2552 Young Children, Education and Society in Semester 1.

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Music and Movement for Young Children12TCHE2548Bundoora Campus1297 (ECE2)
Linking Theory to Practice: Birth to Two12TCHE2370Bundoora Campus1313 (GRP3)
Early Childhood Curriculum12TCHE2369Bundoora Campus1296 (ECE2)
Young Children, Education and Society12TCHE2552Bundoora Campus3457 (ECE2)3352 (EP17)
Early Childhood Education Theories and Practice12TCHE2540Bundoora Campus1255 (ECE2)
Environmental Education for Sustainability in Early Childhood Settings12TCHE2163Bundoora Campus3350 (GRP3)
Investigating Science and Technology with Young Children12TCHE2545Bundoora Campus1256 (ECE2)
Indigenous Studies in Education12TCHE2456Bundoora Campus1254 (ECE2)
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

This program structure will be replaced in 2017 with a new version. Year Three will be offered for the last time in 2018. 

Students must enrol into TCHE2542 Exploring Numeracy and Maths in Early Childhood in Semester 1.

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Designing Early Childhood Learning Spaces12TCHE2537Bundoora Campus1299 (ECE3)
Applying a Project Approach in Early Childhood12TCHE2372Bundoora Campus1257 (ECE3)
Leadership in Early Childhood12TCHE2546Bundoora Campus3458 (GRP3)
Early Childhood Education Futures12TCHE2539Bundoora Campus1258 (ECE3)
Working with Diversity and Difference in Early Childhood12TCHE2551Bundoora Campus3185 (GRP3)
Exploring Numeracy and Maths in Early Childhood12TCHE2542Bundoora Campus3459 (ECE3)1263 (GRP3)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

This program structure will be replaced in 2017 with a new version. Year Four will be offered for the last time in 2019. 

For course and program advice please see the Program Coordinator and/or the Program Administration Officer.

All students must complete the capstone course TCHE2536 Professional Issues in Early Childhood Education in their final year of study.

Please note that TCHE2550 Transitions in Early Childhood is a fully online course.

TCHE2543 Health and Wellbeing in Early Childhood will not be offered in 2017. Students requiring this course will need to enrol in Semester 2 TCHE2470 Promoting Health Education
Semester 2 Class number: 1012
HE Flexible Term Class number: 1017

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Assessment in Early Childhood12TCHE2534Bundoora Campus3351 (ECE4)
History and Philosophy of Early Childhood12TCHE2544Bundoora Campus1264 (GRP3)
Transitions in Early Childhood12TCHE2550Bundoora Campus1305 (GRP2)
Early Childhood Teacher as Researcher12TCHE2541Bundoora Campus1309 (GRP2)
Professional Issues in Early Childhood Education12TCHE2536Bundoora Campus1311 (GRP2)
Early Childhood Comparative Education12TCHE2538Bundoora Campus1303 (GRP2)
Management in Early Childhood12TCHE2547Bundoora Campus1261 (ECE4)
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Program Coordinator
Julie Carmel
Email: julie.carmel@rmit.edu.au

Program Administration Officer
Dina Cerantola
Tel: +61 3 9925 7870
Email: earlychildhood.education@rmit.edu.au

Timetabling

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Enrolment

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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