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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2018 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 3 and Year 4 of the program.

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Year One of Program

Year one of program is not available.

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 Campus3343 (BECE)
Health and Wellbeing in Early Childhood12TCHE2543Bundoora Campus3342 (ECE4)
History and Philosophy of Early Childhood12TCHE2544Bundoora Campus1310 (BECE)
Designing Early Childhood Learning Spaces12TCHE2537Bundoora Campus1312 (BECE)
Applying a Project Approach in Early Childhood12TCHE2372Bundoora Campus1304 (BECE)
Working with Diversity and Difference in Early Childhood12TCHE2551Bundoora Campus1308 (BECE)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Year two of program is not available.

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Environmental Education for Sustainability in Early Childhood Settings12TCHE2163Bundoora Campus3341 (BECE)
Transitions in Early Childhood12TCHE2550Bundoora Campus3358 (ECE4)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

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 (1302-BPEC).

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 (1325-BPEC) and TCHE2517 Linking Theories to Practice in Early Childhood.

Students undertaking TCHE2450 Geography in a Global Context must enrol into class number 1375 (BPEC).
Students undertaking TCHE2482 Children's Learning and Development must enrol into class number 1302 (BPEC).

For course and program advice please see the Program Manager.

Complete the following Five (5) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Inclusive Education in Early Childhood Settings12TCHE2553Bundoora Campus3591 (BECE)
Linking Theory and Practice: Children Birth to Two12TCHE2519Bundoora Campus1337 (BPEC)
Art, Aesthetics and Young Children12TCHE2443Bundoora Campus1331 (BPEC)
Exploring Numeracy and Maths in Early Childhood12TCHE2542Bundoora Campus1315 (ECE3)
Young Children, Education and Society12TCHE2552Bundoora Campus1321 (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

Understanding Diversity and Difference12TCHE2483Bundoora Campus1327
Geography in a Global Context12TCHE2450Bundoora Campus1328
1375 (BPEC)
Languages and Literacies in Early Childhood Education12TCHE2459Bundoora Campus1325 (BPEC)
Children's Learning and Development: Birth - 1212TCHE2482Bundoora Campus1298
1302 (BPEC)
Linking Theories to Practice in Early Childhood Education12TCHE2517Bundoora Campus1324 (BPEC)3343 (EP17)
University Elective
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

In Semester 2 please enrol into TCHE2448 Education Futures: Imagining Policy and Practice (1362-BPEC)

In Semester 1 students who are studying as part of the two-plus-two agreement must undertake: TCHE2557 Learning Across the Curriculum in Early Childhood (3590-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 (3590-EP17).
- Students who have completed 60 days professional practice must enrol into TCHE2567 Learning Across the Curriculum in Early Childhood: Practicum (1335-EP17)

For course and program advice please see 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 Childhood12TCHE2568Bundoora Campus1320 (ECE4)
Education Futures: Imagining Policy and Practice12TCHE2448Bundoora Campus1334
1362 (BPEC)
Assessment in Early Childhood12TCHE2534Bundoora Campus3320 (ECE4)
Teaching as Reflective Practice12TCHE2324Bundoora Campus1338
Professional Issues in Early Childhood Education12TCHE2536Bundoora Campus1333 (ECE4)
Early Childhood Teacher as Researcher12TCHE2541Bundoora Campus3346 (ECE4)
Comparative Issues and Contexts in Early Childhood12TCHE2569Bundoora Campus3365 (EP17)
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 Childhood12TCHE2557Bundoora Campus3590 (EP17)
Learning Across the Curriculum in Early Childhood: Practicum12TCHE2567Bundoora Campus1335 (EP17)
 

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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
Dina Cerantola
Tel. +61 3 9925 7870
Online Enquiries: RMIT Connect Portal

Timetabling

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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

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

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