1 year part-time
The Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care is designed to provide qualified registered teachers the opportunity to teach in pre-school settings (1-5 years) as well as specialise in the early years of school (5-8 years) to enhance their development as a professional.
The Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care program is offered in an online delivery mode only.
Students in this program must undertake:
Graduates will be eligible to be employed as the registered early childhood teacher in prior-to-school settings including long day care and kindergartens.
This program is professionally recognised by the Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA).
Graduates of the Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care will be eligible for entry into the Master of Education (5601) for advanced professional learning or the Master of Education and Professional Studies Research (5608) to follow a program of study leading to Higher Degree Research.
The indicative annual tuition fee is calculated based on a standard full-time study load which is usually 80 credit points (two full-time trimesters).
The indicative annual tuition fee is based on current conditions and available data and should only be used as a guide. These fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change.
|Year of study||Fee category/Band||Fee per CP||Tuition fee 40cp|
|2019||Fee Band 20.0||$250.00||$10,000.00|
If a postgraduate student changes to a different program they will be subject to the approved program fee for the trimester in which they are enrolled.