Graduate Diploma of Early Childhood Teaching

Swinburne Online - online delivery only

This course is not available to international students.
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With a Graduate Diploma of Early Childhood Teaching, follow your passion to nurture children’s learning and development during their early years.

As a pre-service teacher learn how to create engaging and supportive learning environments for children aged from birth to 5 years.

Deepen your knowledge of the early childhood curriculum and develop essential communication skills to collaborate effectively with children, their families and community across a diverse range of early childhood settings.

Put pedagogical approaches into practice with 60 days of days of professional experience.

Upon graduation you’ll be a confident and effective early childhood educator, ready for a rewarding career positively impacting children beginning their learning journey.


1 year part-time


Online (March, July, November) - View application and start dates

Study mode

  • Online

2024 Start Dates

Quarter 1 - 29 January 2024
Quarter 2 - 22 April 2024
Quarter 3 - 15 July 2024
Quarter 4 - 07 October 2024

2023 Start Dates

Quarter 4 - 09 October 2023