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Early childhood education courses

If you're interested in working as a primary teacher, an outside school hours care manager or any other type of early childhood education, we offer a range of suitable courses. Study at TAFE, degree or postgraduate level.

Careers

Our graduates find teaching employment opportunities including:

  • early childhood educators
  • childcare worker
  • outside school hours care
  • kindergarten
  • language
  • special needs.

Colleges

Our early childhood courses are provided by the College of Arts & Education and Victoria University Polytechnic.

Bachelor degrees (undergraduate) 1 course

Code:
EBEC
Fees:

2020: A$12,900*
* fee per semester

Intakes:
2020: February and July
Duration:
3 years
Campus:
Footscray Park

Become an in-demand early-childhood educator, equipped with effective skills and practical experience, with a Bachelor of Early Childhood Education from VU.

TAFE certificates & diplomas 2 courses

Code:
CHC30113
Fees:

2019: A$8,226*
2020: A$7,500*
* fee per semester

Intakes:
2019: February and July 2020: February and July
Duration:
0.5 years
Campus:
Footscray Nicholson

Turn your passion for working with children into a career with a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care at Victoria University Polytechnic.

Code:
CHC50113
Fees:

2020: A$7,500*
* fee per semester

Intakes:
2020: July
Duration:
1.5 years
Campus:
Footscray Nicholson, St Albans
Become a fully qualified early childhood educator and develop skills in providing activities and care to children.

Short courses 1 course

Code:
VNEAP
Duration:
1000 hours
Campus:
City Flinders
EAP is a university and TAFE preparation course. It is designed for students with upper intermediate to advanced levels of English who want to gain admission to an Australian TAFE, undergraduate or postgraduate course.
VU offers a lot of hands-on practical experience in the teaching profession. I've been able to build my professional networks.
Sam Dang

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