Approx Cost:
$40.00 including workbooks
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Entry Recommendations:

Open entry. A laptop is required for video clips to complete workbooks.

Course Outline:

This course includes internal Unit Standards only.  Students are not able to gain a Course Endorsement.  This course is designed and supported by Plunket for students to gain knowledge of Early Childhood Education.  It features a Plunket-led parent/infant/toddler session.

  • Basic needs of children in an ECE.
  • Personal and environmental hygiene and safety practices in ECE.
  • Age-related nutrition needs in ECE.
  • Attachment patterns and short-term separation in ECE.
  • Health and wellbeing of children in ECE.
Where Does It Lead:

ECE303 and further training in Early Childhood Education and Care.  Provides a foundation for childcare and other careers in education. 

For further information see:
Mrs Goodchild