Education (Early Childhood) – course structure

The links below provide unit-of-study information arranged by year, including links to printable unit of study outlines. Students who have questions about their own degree programs should, in the first instance, direct these to the administrator by email or telephone, or in person at the faculty's Student Administration Office, Room 307, Level 3 of the Education Building.

Year 1 | Year 2 | Year 3 | Year 4


Year 1

Semester One Cpts

Education, Teachers and Teaching (EDUF1018)

6

Early Childhood Settings and Communities (EDEC1001)

6

Play and Learning in Early Childhood (EDEC1004)

6

Junior unit/s of study from Arts and Social Sciences Table A, Science Table 1 or
Sydney Business School

6

Semester Two

 

Human Development and Education (EDUF1019)

6

Health and Wellness in Early Childhood (EDEC1002)

6

Changing Childhoods (EDEC1003)

6

Junior unit/s of study from Arts and Social Sciences Table A, Science Table 1 or
Sydney Business School

6



Year 2

Semester One Cpts

Educational Psychology (EDUF2006)

6

Diversity and Indigenous Studies in EC (EDEC2003)

6

Language Development in Early Childhood (EDEC2004)

6

Senior unit of study (level 2000) from Arts and Social Sciences Table A, Science Table 1 or Sydney Business School

6

Semester Two  

Social Perspectives on Education (EDUF2007)

6

Creative Arts in Early Childhood (EDEC2001)

6

Professional Experience in EC 1 (EDEC2002)

6

Senior unit of study (level 2) from Arts and Social Sciences Table A, Science Table 1 or Sydney Business School

6



Year 3

Semester One Cpts

Positive Approaches to Special Education (EDUF3031)

6

Ethics and Social Justice (EDEC3001)

6

Caregiving for Infants and Toddlers (EDEC3002)

6

Mathematics in Early Childhood (EDEC3003)

6

Semester Two  

Management & Administration in EC (EDEC3004)

6

Science in Early Childhood (EDEC3005)

6

Professional Experience EC 2 (EDEC3006)

6

Reading and Designing Research (EDUF4044)

or

Education Honours Preliminary (EDUF4020)

6



Year 4

Semester One Cpts

Creating Effective Parent Partnerships (EDEC4001)

6

Curriculum in Early Childhood (EDEC4002)

6

Professional Experience EC 3 (EDEC4003)

6

One of:

6

Semester Two  

Multiliteracies and Transitions (EDEC4004)

6

Professional Leadership and Advocacy (EDEC4005)

6

Early Childhood Professional Internship (EDEC4006)

6

One of:

or

Education Honours Dissertation (EDUF4021)

6