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)12TCHE2383Bundoora Campus3363 (BECE)
Health and Wellbeing in Early Childhood12TCHE2543Bundoora Campus2891 (BECE)
Designing Early Childhood Learning Spaces12TCHE2537Bundoora Campus2889 (XXXX)
Applying a Project Approach in Early Childhood12TCHE2372Bundoora Campus2892 (BECE)
Working with Diversity and Difference in Early Childhood12TCHE2551Bundoora Campus2886 (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 Practice12TCHE2540Bundoora Campus2904 (BECE)
Indigenous Studies in Education12TCHE2456Bundoora Campus1851 (BPRI)
2885 (BECE)
3367 (BECE)
Transitions in Early Childhood12TCHE2550Bundoora Campus2750 (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 Two12TCHE2519Bundoora Campus2890 (BECE)
Art, Aesthetics and Young Children12TCHE2443Bundoora Campus3360 (BECE)
Exploring Numeracy and Maths in Early Childhood12TCHE2542Bundoora Campus2647 (BECE)
Young Children, Education and Society12TCHE2552Bundoora Campus2751 (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 Education12TCHE2456Bundoora Campus1851 (BPRI)
2885 (BECE)
3367 (BECE)
Understanding Diversity and Difference12TCHE2483Bundoora Campus1867
2905 (BECE)
Languages and Literacies in Early Childhood Education12TCHE2459Bundoora Campus3368 (BECE)
Linking Theories to Practice in Early Childhood Education12TCHE2517Bundoora Campus2906 (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 Childhood12TCHE2568Bundoora Campus2888 (BECE)3364 (BECE)
Education Futures: Imagining Policy and Practice12TCHE2448Bundoora Campus1866
3034 (BPEC)
Assessment in Early Childhood12TCHE2534Bundoora Campus3366 (BECE)
Teaching as Reflective Practice12TCHE2324Bundoora Campus1866 (BPBU)
2887 (BECE)
Professional Issues in Early Childhood Education12TCHE2536Bundoora Campus2894 (BECE)3361 (BECE)
Early Childhood Teacher as Researcher12TCHE2541Bundoora Campus2646 (XXXX)3365 (BECE)
Comparative Issues and Contexts in Early Childhood12TCHE2569Bundoora Campus2648 (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 Childhood12TCHE2557Bundoora Campus3369 (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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*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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