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: BP260P17
Campus: Bundoora Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 092365J

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2021 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 only has entry into Year Four in 2021.  Please note, the BP260 program is currently being taught out, and not all courses will be available.

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Year One of Program

There will be no Year One intake in 2021.

 

 

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Play Based Learning (Birth to 8 Years) 12 TCHE2383 Bundoora Campus 3363 (BECE)
Health and Wellbeing in Early Childhood 12 TCHE2543 Bundoora Campus 2891 (BECE)
Designing Early Childhood Learning Spaces 12 TCHE2537 Bundoora Campus 2889 (XXXX)
Applying a Project Approach in Early Childhood 12 TCHE2372 Bundoora Campus 2892 (BECE)
Working with Diversity and Difference in Early Childhood 12 TCHE2551 Bundoora Campus 2886 (BECE)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

There will be no Year Two intake in 2021.

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Early Childhood Education Theories and Practice 12 TCHE2540 Bundoora Campus 2904 (BECE)
Indigenous Studies in Education 12 TCHE2456 Bundoora Campus 1851 (BPRI)
2885 (BECE)
3367 (BECE)
Transitions in Early Childhood 12 TCHE2550 Bundoora Campus 2750 (BECE)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

There will be no Year Three intake in 2021.

 

In Semester 1 students who are studying as part of the two-plus-two agreement must undertake: TCHE2482 Children's Learning and Development Birth - 12 - (EP17).

In Semester 2 students who are studying as part of the two-plus-two agreement must undertake: TCHE2459 Languages and Literacies in Early Childhood Education - 1035(BPEC) and TCHE2517 Linking Theories to Practice in Early Childhood - 1857 (EP17).

 

For course and program advice please contact the Program Manager.

 

 

Complete the following Five (5) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Linking Theory and Practice: Children Birth to Two 12 TCHE2519 Bundoora Campus 2890 (BECE)
Art, Aesthetics and Young Children 12 TCHE2443 Bundoora Campus 3360 (BECE)
Exploring Numeracy and Maths in Early Childhood 12 TCHE2542 Bundoora Campus 2647 (BECE)
Young Children, Education and Society 12 TCHE2552 Bundoora Campus 2751 (XXXX) 2738 (BECE)
AND

Select and Complete Three (3) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Indigenous Studies in Education 12 TCHE2456 Bundoora Campus 1851 (BPRI)
2885 (BECE)
3367 (BECE)
Understanding Diversity and Difference 12 TCHE2483 Bundoora Campus 1867
2905 (BECE)
Languages and Literacies in Early Childhood Education 12 TCHE2459 Bundoora Campus 3368 (BECE)
Linking Theories to Practice in Early Childhood Education 12 TCHE2517 Bundoora Campus 2906 (BECE)
University Elective
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

In Semester 2 please enrol into TCHE2448 Education Futures: Imagining Policy and Practice - 3034 (BPEC)

In Semester 2 students who are studying as part of the two-plus-two agreement must undertake: TCHE2557 Learning Across the Curriculum in Early Childhood - 3369 (EP17).

To complete the BP260 program students must undertake 80 days professional practice.  Students who have completed 80 days professional practice must enrol into TCHE2557 Learning Across the Curriculum in Early Childhood - 3369 (EP17).

 

For course and program advice please contact the Program Manager.

 

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Educational Leadership and Management in Early Childhood 12 TCHE2568 Bundoora Campus 2888 (BECE) 3364 (BECE)
Education Futures: Imagining Policy and Practice 12 TCHE2448 Bundoora Campus 1866
3034 (BPEC)
Assessment in Early Childhood 12 TCHE2534 Bundoora Campus 3366 (BECE)
Teaching as Reflective Practice 12 TCHE2324 Bundoora Campus 1866 (BPBU)
2887 (BECE)
Professional Issues in Early Childhood Education 12 TCHE2536 Bundoora Campus 2894 (BECE) 3361 (BECE)
Early Childhood Teacher as Researcher 12 TCHE2541 Bundoora Campus 2646 (XXXX) 3365 (BECE)
Comparative Issues and Contexts in Early Childhood 12 TCHE2569 Bundoora Campus 2648 (BECE)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Learning Across the Curriculum in Early Childhood 12 TCHE2557 Bundoora Campus 3369 (BECE)
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

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

Program Administration Officer

Kirstin McEvoy

Email: education.he@rmit.edu.au
Online Enquiries: RMIT Connect Portal

Timetabling

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