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ECI226 - Professional Teaching Practice and Child Study (Birth to 3 Years)

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Off Shore

Trimester 2: Off Shore

Credit point(s):2
EFTSL value:0.250
Unit chair:

Bonnie Yim




Must be enrolled in E331

Incompatible with: ECP226
Contact hours:

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


This unit will provide students with opportunities to engage with the education and care of children from birth to two years of age. Students will engage with infants and very young children, teachers and families and will be able to critically analyse and reflect on the components of quality environments and programmes for infants and very young children. Students will be able to make critical connections between theory and practice, and incorporate their understandings about the local/national/international legislative and regulatory requirements, including the accreditation requirements, and curriculum documents in the context of teaching, learning and care for children from birth to three years of age.


Online Contribution, 20%, equivalent to 1600 words

Reflective Journal, 30%, 2400 words

Critical self-review, 50%, equivalent to 4000 words

Unit Fee Information

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