Kirana Colleges

CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Kirana Colleges

Course details

CRICOS course code: 094464A

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

Working with children is a great way to have fun while building your career. Do you have a passion for educating and shaping the young minds of Australia’s youth? Then consider a Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. You will learn to plan, implement and manage programs in early childhood services, in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. Legislation now requires most educators in the early childhood services industry to either hold or be working towards a Diploma level qualification. So now is the time to do a CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. This course will teach you to plan, implement and manage programs in early childhood services.

Early Childhood Educators are key

Research states that early childhood educators are instrumental in laying the foundations for successive and successful years of learning through primary, high school, college and university. Successful graduates of our Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care also have pathway to university. Our articulation agreement with Charles Sturt University means by completing your diploma you can get up to 128 of the 256 credits required towards a Bachelor of Education and shorten your degree time by almost half!

A Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care gives back

Early childhood educators are also key to early intervention in young children and you’ll play a rewarding role in ensuring kids get off to the best start in life possible. A career in early childhood education doesn’t just reward students, but teachers and educators as well. Your career could last decades and you’ll see children come up through the ranks through high school, uni and into adult life. You’ll be thrilled to know you played a part in shaping their lives and providing them a platform from which they could jump.

After completing this course you can pursue a career as a:

  • Childhood Education Manager
  • Nominated Supervisor
  • Centre manager (children’s services)
  • Children’s service director, manager
  • Children’s services coordinator
  • Director (children’s services)
  • Group, team coordinator, leader (children’s services)
  • Program leader (children’s services)
  • Educational Support Leader or Educational Support Officer

Qualification Pathway

After achieving this qualification, you may choose to pursue one of the following Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching, Birth – Five, Birth – 12 Years)
  • Bachelor of Education
  • Bachelor of Education (Birth – Five)
  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary)
  • Bachelor of Human Services
  • Bachelor of Science (Psychology)
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Birth – Five)

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 16,988 for entire course fee; 250 for Non Refundable Enrolment Fee and... Read more16,988 for entire course fee; 250 for Non Refundable Enrolment Fee and 500 for Material and Resources Fee
Duration: 6 terms of 10 weeks each (60 weeks), 18 weeks breaks, total duration 78... Read more6 terms of 10 weeks each (60 weeks), 18 weeks breaks, total duration 78 weeks
Study mode: Full time
Address

Chermside Campus

C1, Ground Floor
90 Kittyhawk Drive Brisbane Queensland 4032
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 16,988 for entire course fee; 250 for Non Refundable Enrolment Fee and... Read more16,988 for entire course fee; 250 for Non Refundable Enrolment Fee and 500 for Material and Resources Fee
Duration: 6 terms of 10 weeks each (60 weeks), 18 weeks breaks, total duration 78... Read more6 terms of 10 weeks each (60 weeks), 18 weeks breaks, total duration 78 weeks
Study mode: Self study / online (without attendance)
Address

Chermside Campus

C1, Ground Floor
90 Kittyhawk Drive Brisbane Queensland 4032
Australia

Entry criteria

  • To be at least 18 years old
  • To have a minimum of an Australian High School Certificate or have graduated from high school in your country
  • A reasonable amount of computer literacy in word processing, spreadsheets, email and internet browsing
  • Sufficient proficiency in reading, writing, typing and speaking English
  • International English Language Testing System 5.5
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) paper-based test 527
  • TOEFL internet-based test 46
  • Cambridge English: Advanced (Certificate in Advanced English) 162
  • Pearson Test of English Academic 42
  • Occupational English Test Pass

Address

Kirana Colleges
8 Figtree Drive
Sydney New South Wales 2127
Australia