Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Teaching)

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Become a qualified early childhood education teacher to help nurture curiosity in children and start their lifetime love of learning.

With our Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Teaching) you can inspire and teach children up to 5 years old in kindergartens, preschools and early learning centres.

Enjoy a rewarding career with this globally recognised degree which is accredited by the leading industry body, the Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority.

Learn how to support and grow a child’s social, emotional, intellectual and physical development through adaptive and innovative teaching methods.

You will engage in unique units of study that negotiate societal and educational perspectives of nature play, social justice, theory, sustainability and Indigenous knowledges.

Put theory into practice with four professional placements (70 days total) of real classroom experience guided by an experienced mentor.

The Victorian Government is offering scholarships and incentives for individuals looking to start a rewarding career as an early childhood teacher.

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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.  

Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 1 March 2021
  • Semester 2 - 2 August 2021


4 Year/s


VTAC code

  • 3400211741 (CSP)


Faculty of Health, Arts and Design




A$27,560 (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.

International students in Australia who hold student visas are required to study full-time and on campus. Courses that are taught entirely online are only available to international students studying outside Australia or those in Australia who are not on a student visa. Online courses are not available to international students in Australia who hold a student visa.