3 Early Childhood (3ECH)

3ECH
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss M. Brown

Learners will learn about the education and care of children in an Early Childhood Education service (from birth to school entry age). They will observe a child, document and evaluate the outcomes of the observation and put in place a learning plan. They will also describe the value of play to the development and learning of children and create, use and evaluate play resources for children in Early Childhood centres.


Learning Areas:

Health



Career Pathways

Early Childhood Teacher, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Primary School Teacher, Kaiwhakaako Māori, Nanny/Child Carer, Teacher Aide

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Voluntary Course Contribution
Course Fee $30.00 for in-class materials and resources.
Possible Field Trip opportunity to deepen and reinforce learning at an approximate cost of between $15 to $35 covering travel expenses and entry fee. * to be confirmed during the course depending on available exhibitions and events and added to statements as they occur.

Optional Items - Recommended for home purchase and use
Dedicated learner laptop (Chrome book suitable) with learners own headset recommended.
Student workbooks. If a learner elects to complete an external exam, revision work is recommended and can be purchased via the College at a cost of approx. $10 to $25 * depending on year level and workbook required.

See the Senior Stationery list on our My School Office Max Portal.

No additional course-specific stationery items other than the Senior Stationery list are required for this course.

To keep costs low, we recommend only buying the items of stationery you do not have. Your child is welcome to bring items from home, perhaps purchased in previous years and repurposed to save money. This could include erasers, headphones, scientific calculators and padlocks for the lockers if they already have one.


Pathway Tags

Early Childhood Teacher, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Primary School Teacher, Kaiwhakaako Māori, Nanny/Child Carer, Teacher Aide


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