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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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 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 Campus3227 (GRP3)
History and Philosophy of Early Childhood12TCHE2544Bundoora Campus1264 (GRP3)
Designing Early Childhood Learning Spaces12TCHE2537Bundoora Campus1299 (ECE3)
Applying a Project Approach in Early Childhood12TCHE2372Bundoora Campus1257 (ECE3)
Working with Diversity and Difference in Early Childhood12TCHE2551Bundoora Campus3185 (GRP3)
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

Music and Movement for Young Children12TCHE2548Bundoora Campus1297 (ECE2)
Environmental Education for Sustainability in Early Childhood Settings12TCHE2163Bundoora Campus3350 (GRP3)
Investigating Science and Technology with Young Children12TCHE2545Bundoora Campus1256 (ECE2)
Early Childhood Education Theories and Practice12TCHE2540Bundoora Campus1255 (ECE2)
Early Childhood Curriculum12TCHE2369Bundoora Campus1296 (ECE2)
Indigenous Studies in Education12TCHE2456Bundoora Campus1254 (ECE2)
Transitions in Early Childhood12TCHE2550Bundoora Campus1305 (GRP2)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Students must undertake TCHE2542 Exploring Numeracy and Maths in Early Childhood and TCHE2552 Young Children, Education and Society in Semester 2.

Students who are studying as part of the two-plus-two agreement must undertake:
TCHE2482 Children's Learning and Development: Birth - 12 (2097-BPEC)
TCHE2517 Linking Theories to Practice in Early Childhood Educaiton (2098-BPEC) 
And in semester two, two-plus-two agreement students must undertake:
TCHE2459 Languages and Literacies in Early Childhood Education (2020-BPEC)

For course and program advice please see the Program Coordinator.

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 Campus2112 (BPEC)
Linking Theory and Practice: Children Birth to Two12TCHE2519Bundoora Campus2102 (BPEC)
Art, Aesthetics and Young Children12TCHE2443Bundoora Campus2021 (BPEC)
Exploring Numeracy and Maths in Early Childhood12TCHE2542Bundoora Campus3459 (ECE3)1263 (GRP3)
Young Children, Education and Society12TCHE2552Bundoora Campus3457 (ECE2)3352 (EP17)
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

Sustainability in Schools12TCHE2471Bundoora Campus2840 (BED4)
Indigenous Studies in Education12TCHE2456Bundoora Campus1254 (ECE2)
Understanding Diversity and Difference12TCHE2483Bundoora Campus1010
Geography in a Global Context12TCHE2450Bundoora Campus1011
2099 (BPEC)
Languages and Literacies in Early Childhood Education12TCHE2459Bundoora Campus2020 (BPEC)
Children's Learning and Development: Birth - 1212TCHE2482Bundoora Campus1003
2097 (BPEC)
Linking Theories to Practice in Early Childhood Education12TCHE2517Bundoora Campus2098 (BPEC)
University Elective
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

Year Four will be introduced in 2018.

For course and program advice please see the Program Coordinator.

TCHE2569 Comparative Issues and Contexts in Early Childhood is a fully online course.

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 Campus3353 (EP17)
Education Futures: Imagining Policy and Practice12TCHE2448Bundoora Campus1014
2023 (BPEC)
Assessment in Early Childhood12TCHE2534Bundoora Campus3351 (ECE4)
Teaching as Reflective Practice12TCHE2324Bundoora Campus1014
Professional Issues in Early Childhood Education12TCHE2536Bundoora Campus1311 (GRP2)
Early Childhood Teacher as Researcher12TCHE2541Bundoora Campus1309 (GRP2)
Comparative Issues and Contexts in Early Childhood12TCHE2569Bundoora Campus3354 (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 Campus2101 (BPEC)
Learning Across the Curriculum in Early Childhood: Practicum12TCHE2567Bundoora Campus3460 (EP17)
 

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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

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