Ground Floor, 333 Adelaide Street
Brisbane Queensland 4000
CRICOS course code: 082222G
Level of study: Career Based/Vocational
A Diploma further enables you to implement, and manage education and care programs, and supervise staff and volunteers. You'll also gain entry level management knowledge and skills that let you oversee the early childhood education and care service.
Through your study time here at Queensland Academy of Technology, you will engage with our professional teachers, and learn about the development of the whole child. The holistic development covers intellectual, social, emotional, physical and educational needs of children under six years old. This qualification will empower you with the knowledge and practical experience required to work with children, to support their learning, development, wellbeing, rights and safety. This course will build on your skills in curriculum planning care routines and understanding children’s cognitive development. As an educator you will be qualified to supervise staff and students and volunteers, implement programs for the children in an early years setting.
As an educator you will be qualified to supervise staff and students and volunteers, implement programs for the children in an early years setting.
Course Duration and Study Options
58 Weeks (2 days per week; Minimum 240 hours industry placement)
44 Weeks (Certificate III ECEC graduate )
Skills and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you study at the Queensland Academy of Technology, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback.
Credit transfer is available for students who have successfully completed units of competency through a nationally recognised provided. Evidence of transcript will be requested prior to commencing the course.
Job prospects upon successful completion of this course include:
Students can pursue further studies from our wide range of university pathways. Pathways include a Bachelor degree in:
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Queensland Academy of TechnologyGround Floor, 333 Adelaide Street
IELTS 5.5 (no band below 5.0)* or equivalent
Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent in the student’s home country).
Students who have not completed high school must have relevant work experience or a qualification that indicate a likely success of course completion.