Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)

Become a confident and competent early childhood teacher with an excellent understanding of theory and social context in New Zealand. This programme includes practicum placements in early childhood centres. Graduates can apply for teacher registration with the Education Council.

This programme is for returning students only, enrolling in Year 2 or 3.

Programme outline

The six broad areas covered on this programme are:

  • Education Studies in Human Development and Learning
  • Social/Cultural Studies
  • Curriculum Studies
  • Professional Studies
  • Teaching Experience
  • Educational Studies

Entry criteria

Whitireia degree academic entry requirements or equivalent study/work experience and evidence of suitability based on Education Council registration requirements, safety check and confidential references.

International students

Proven equivalence of entry requirements plus IELTS 7.0 in all bands