Administration in Early Childhood (EDMT6504)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit outlines key management and leadership issues involved in organising and sustaining early childhood services, the social and political context within which services operate as well as the legal and other regulatory responsibilities of centre-based teachers and supervisors. It focuses on developing the skills needed by early childhood educators to become competent leaders and advocates for quality in the early childhood field, to encourage team building, enthusiasm, good communication and harmonious work environments and to keep up to date with relevant policy, regulatory and quality assurance regimes, and mandatory management, industrial and OH&S practices.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
Further unit of study information
1x2-hr seminar/wk for 9 wks
2000wd policy development and analysis report (50%) and 1500wd leadership portfolio (50%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
48 credit points of Early Childhood Curriculum and Professional Studies units
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.Find a non-award course for this unit of study
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.Find a cross-institutional course for this unit of study