The Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) (Hons) focuses on the education of children from birth to eight (8) years of age. The teaching profession and this quality ‘teacher training programme’ in particular have become a universal focus for sustainability in our society. As more and more parents rely upon childcare outside of their home, job opportunities for graduates of the Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) (Hons) programme will continue to increase. Graduates are qualified to work in both the Private as well as in the Public Sector (MOA requirement) of the Education industry. Responsible positions can be found in day-care centres, pre-school centres, recreation centres, as an Educational Administrator or run a day-care business. The scope of child-oriented businesses is constantly expanding, and therefore, the opportunities for graduates in this field are virtually unlimited. UNITAR is proud of their highly qualified and experienced academics and staff which provide a vibrant and contemporary learning environment at the university.
The Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) (Hons) courses are structured so as to improve and enhance learners’ pedagogical abilities and teaching skills besides providing the necessary subject knowledge base, curriculum, pedagogical knowledge, management and entrepreneurship motivations. The Early Childhood Bachelor Programme is designed to develop professional experiences in conjunction with fostering a deeper understanding of local cultural realities and moral values.