Diploma Of Early Childhood Education and Care

Duration :2 years Full-time

Code :095409M

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Diploma Of Early Childhood Education and Care reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services. They will be able to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff.

Diploma Of Early Childhood Education and Care course may be completed as a stand-a-alone qualification over a 2-year period, full-time, attending weekly theoretical classes in our modern and custom designed Parkville campus training facility.  Our holistic approach to learning is underpinned by our student work placement program where students complete 500+ hours scheduled of on-the-job mentoring at a prestigious child care centre in Melbourne.

Learning to analyse and interpret children’s play, you will be able to enhance their learning opportunities and developmental progression. You will also discover the value of documentation as a design process creating collaborative discussion and interpretation for continued learning. You will graduate as an Early Childhood Educator that will mould the lives of future generations.

Diploma Of Early Childhood Education and Care requires the completion of 28 units.

 

CHC50113 Diploma Of Early Childhood Education and Care | Course Outline

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care course may be completed as a stand-a-alone qualification over a 2 year period, full-time, attending weekly theoretical classes in our modern and custom designed Parkville campus training facility.  Our holistic approach to learning is underpinned by our student work placement program where students complete 500+ hours weekly of on-the-job mentoring at one of 6 prestigious locations around Melbourne.

Learning to analyse and interpret children’s play, you will be able to enhance their learning opportunities and developmental progression. You will also discover the value of documentation as a design process creating collaborative discussion and interpretation for continued learning. You will graduate an Early Childhood Educator that will mould the lives of future generations.

 

CHC50113 Diploma Of Early Childhood Education and Care | Units of Study

This qualification requires the completion of 28 units including 23 core and 5 elective units which ZOI Education have selected to include.

 CORE/ELECTIVE  CODE  UNIT
 Frameworks CHCECE009 Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCLEG001 Work legally & ethically
 Work Health & Safety CHCECE002 Ensure the health & safety of children
HLTWHA001 Participate in workplace health and safety
 Reasearch CHCECE013 Use information about children to inform practice
 First Aid HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education & care setting
 Wellbeing  CHCECE004  Promote & provide healthy food and drinks 
CHCECE005 Provide care for babies & toddlers
CHCECE003 Provide care for children
 Risk CHCPRT001 Identify & respond to children & young people at risk
 Relationships CHCECE007 Develop positive & respectful relationships with children
CHCECE20 Establish and implement plans for developing co-operative behaviours
 Family & Diversity  CHCDIV002  Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCECE001 Develop cultural competence
 Advanced WHS  CHCECE016 Establish & maintain a safe & healthy environment for children 
HLTWHS003 Maintain work health & safety
 Advanced Frameworks CHCECE019 Facilitate compliance in an education & care services
 Curriculum Design   CHCECE023 Analyse information to inform learning
CHCECE026 Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education & care for children
CHCECE024 Design & implement the curriculum to foster children's learning & development
 Play  CHCECE010 Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
CHCECE011 Provide experiences to support children's play and learning
 Creative Sustainability CHCECE025 Embed sustainable practices in service operations
 Reflective Practice CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
 Agency  CHCECE018 Nurture creativity in children
CHCECE022 Promote children’s agency
 Inclusion CHCECE021 Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children
 Holistic Development CHCECE017 Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood

 

CHC50113 Diploma Of Early Childhood Education and Care | Premium Work Placement

ZOI Education has created an innovative learning program offering best practice applied learning opportunities across all courses. In addition, we have partnered with Melbourne’s premier early learning centres to supply each ZOI student with a pre-arranged work experience placement. Scheduled work placement training combined with our quality classroom based theoretical learning from our passionate trainers will ensure students excel.

All ZOI students undertaking a Certificate III or a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care must complete a minimum number of hours of mandatory practical work experience within early learning centres to fulfil their qualification requirements.

 

CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care | What Can I Do Upon Graduation?

After graduation from the Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care at ZOI Education you will be qualified to work as the following:

  • Long day Care
  • Occasional care
  • Family day care
  • Preschools and kindergartens
  • Early intervention
  • Out of school hour’s case services
  • Child care center manager

In addition, upon completion of the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care you may decide to move onto Higher Education and complete a Bachelor of Education (Early Years or Primary)

 

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