Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

COURSE CODE: CHC50113   CRICOS CODE: 082757J

Course Outline

The Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care qualifies students for employment in the Children’s Services industry. Students undertake work placements, gaining industry experience acquiring knowledge and skills required to work at this level.

ACCCO Students will graduate qualified and job ready

Course entry requirements

Minimum 18 years old
IELTS 5.5 or equivalent (no bands lower than 5.0)
Completion of Year 12 or equivalent
Student Visa Holder

Study MODE

2 Days Classroom Based Per Week
Plus 1 Day Vocational Placement Per Week

Course Duration

96 Weeks

Course Intake Dates

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fees

Enrolment Fee

AUD$200

Tuition Fees

AUD$17 250

Material Fees AUD$550

Recognition of Prior Learning

Upon Application

Credit Transfer

Free

Enrolment

To learn about our International Student enrolment process please visit our International Admissions page or contact our International Adminissions Department via email international@accco.com.au

Units

28 Units (23 core and 5 electives)

Code

Title

CHCECE007#

Develop positive and respectful relationships with children

CHCECE003#

Provide care for children

CHCECE005#

Provide care for babies and toddlers

HLTAID004#

Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

CHCECE002#

Ensure the health and safety of children

CHCECE004#

Promote and provide healthy food and drinks

CHCLEG001#

Work legally and ethically

HLTWHS003 Maintain health and safety

CHCPRT001#

Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

CHCECE009#

Use an approved learning framework to guide practice

CHCDIV002#

Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

CHCECE001#

Develop cultural competence

CHCECE017 Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood

CHCECE023

Analyse information to inform learning

CHCECE022 Promote children's agency

CHCECE024

Design and implement the curriculum to foster children’s learning and development

CHCPRP003* Reflect on and improve own professional practice

CHCECE020

Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour

CHCECE018

Nurture creativity in children

CHCECE016 Establish and maintain a safe and helathy environment for children

CHCECE019

Facilitate compliance in an education and care services

CHCLEG003*

Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCPOL002* Develop and implement policy

CHCECE021

Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children

CHCECE026

Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children

CHCECE025

Embed sustainable practices in service operations

CHCMGT003* Lead the work team
CHCECE029* Respond to problems and complaints about the service

# ACECQA requires students to hold these competencies before achieving the ‘actively working towards Diploma’ status.
* Elective units