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ECE410 - Valuing Experience: Early Childhood Management and Leadership

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Professional experience placement

Trimester 2: Professional experience placement

Trimester 3: Professional experience placement

Credit point(s):1
Cohort rule:(For students enrolled in courses E420 or E421 only)
Unit chair:C Roy

Completion of all level 3 units (12 units in total)



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.


This unit will give students industry experience related to the early childhood profession. Students will find appropriate placements in settings where they can learn more about management and leadership in varied setting where there is a focus on early childhood education. Placements need to be approved as able to provide work experience that will help broaden students' knowledge of, and experience with leadership and management in areas related to early childhood.


Assessment will consist of 2 hurdle requirements.

Hurdle Requirement:

Students will submit for approval, a short proposal outlining their placement details. On completion of the placement, the nominated placement supervisor will provide a letter acknowledging attendance and participation for at least 35 hours. Completion of these 2 tasks is sufficient to attain an Ungraded Pass (UP). 

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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