Early Childhood Prof Experience 2 (EDMT6002)


This unit supports the learning and professional development of pre-service early childhood educators in a birth to 2 setting. It is expected that students will draw on knowledge gained in previous units to enable them to observe infants and toddlers in their placement settings and to plan, evaluate and document developmentally appropriate experiences for each child in consultation with families and other educators.

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Further unit of study information


1x2-hr workshop/wk for 9 wks, 3x1-day pre-prac visits, 20-day professional experience placement


There are three components of assessment in this unit: assessment of skills (based on three guiding principles): Professional knowledge, Professional Practice and Professional Engagement, the professional experience folder (approx 1000wd) and Satisfactory

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Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

48 credit points of Early Childhood Curriculum and Professional Studies units

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