Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Swinburne code: CHC50113 Diploma (TAFE) Hawthorn Send me a link to this course

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is for those who are interested in working in the early childhood services sector, or who are already working in the field and are responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in early childhood services. At this level, workers have responsibility for the supervision of staff and volunteers.

In most states this is the highest qualification required at director or service manager level for early childhood service centre-based care.

The course includes on-campus and online classes, as well as multiple work placements.

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Every international student application is considered for a scholarship
Whether you’re living in Australia or overseas, you’re automatically considered for a scholarship of up to 75% off your course fees. Please check our updated entry requirements.  

This Free TAFE course is in high demand. Apply early for a better chance of securing your place in it. Otherwise, you may have to wait for the next intake.

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Duration

18 Month/s (International students are required to complete the Certificate III prior to commencement of the Diploma. The combined duration of this approved course sequence is 18 months.)

Intakes

Hawthorn (August) - View application and start dates

CRICOS code

085268B

Fees

A$16800 (annual for 2020)*

The indicative course fees shown in Course Search apply to international students for the relevant year only. They are based on a standard study load per year. However, please note that fees are assessed according to a student's study load in each semester, and variation to study load will result in an adjustment to tuition fees. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.

This course allows you to pathway to another qualification.