Creating Effective Parent Partnerships (EDEC4001)


Family perspectives and partnerships are central to quality early childhood contexts. This unit focuses on developing understandings, knowledge and skills around working collaboratively with families from diverse socio-cultural and linguistic backgrounds to develop optimal early childhood education and care environments.

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1x1-hr lecture/wk for 12 wks, 1x2-hr tutorial/wk for 12 wks


1500wd tutorial presentation and report (20%) and 2000wd essay (40%) and brochure/poster series with 1500wd report (40%)

Faculty/department permission required?


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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

144 credit points including 84 credit points of Early Childhood Curriculum and Professional Studies units including (EDEC2002 and EDEC3006)

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If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.

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