ECI228 - Professional Experience III (3-5 Years)
This unit is not currently offered as it forms part of the credit arrangement for E330A
Students must be enrolled in course E330A
You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.
This unit will provide students with opportunities to engage with the education and care of children from 3-5 years of age and apply theories of child development in practical contexts. Students will observe and engage with young children, teachers and families and will be able to critically analyse and reflect on the components of quality environments and programmes for young children. Students will be able to make critical connections between theory and practice, and incorporate their understandings about the local and international framework legislative and regulatory requirements (including the child care accreditation requirements) in the context of teaching, learning and care for children from 3-5 years of age.
Task 1: Reflective Journal, 40%, 1600 words
Task 2: Critical self-review, 60%, 2400 words