Macquarie University

Bachelor of Teaching - Early Childhood Education

Macquarie University
Institution rating
4.2
Duration
4 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
February

Course description

The Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education) qualifies students to teach children aged from birth to five years in prior to school settings such as childcare centres and preschools as well as as roles in consultancy and professional development work in children's services.

Recognition

The degree is accredited by the Australian Children's Education and Care Authority (ACECQA).

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • North Ryde

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit Macquarie University's website to find out more about your study options.

Course details

Entry requirements
Year 12 (senior secondary certificate)
LocationNew South Wales
Next start dateFebruary
Duration4 years
Study modeOn-campus
Education institutionMacquarie University
Work placement
From first year, students will undertake professional placement in early childhood settings.
PriceThe course price can vary depending on a few factors. To find out more, contact the course provider.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit Macquarie University's website to find out more information on the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, Macquarie University can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Work placement

Work placement gives you invaluable real-life skills, so you graduate ready to step into a job.

From first year, students will undertake professional placement in early childhood settings.

Visit Macquarie University's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or work placement.

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education) have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionAvg. salaryJobs on SEEK
Teacher
$79k4,349
Early Childhood Teacher
$65k2,820
Kindergarten Teacher
$65k2,249
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Student ratings of Macquarie University courses

Macquarie University
4.2
(499 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
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Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
89%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
87%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.2
Course content compared to what was expected
4.2
Balance between theory and practical work
3.9
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.2
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.2
Assistance to help you find a job
3.2
Quality of online study portal
4.4
Transparency of course fees
4.3

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Bachelor of Teaching - Early Childhood Education

You may wish to discuss the following with Macquarie University:

  • Course price
  • Available study options at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
  • Support with sourcing placements
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