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Childhood education

The bachelor's degree program Childhood Education provides knowledge in early childhood education sector. Education in childhood describe key tasks of our society. Recognizing that the first years of life crucial to the development of the people and the demands have increased in the field of early childhood education, the course helps its graduates to achieve quality improvements in early childhood education landscape.

The course was in 2016 successfully accredited by the Accreditation Agency AHPGS.

studying childhood education alongside their job

The course is offered as a distance learning with classroom sessions to about 12 Saturdays per semester to the nationwide study centers of the DIPLOMA and is therefore very well with work and / or family responsibilities combine.

The study is designed as a form of "blended learning" and thus forms a balanced combination of the study elements "Editing the study books", "interactive studying in real or virtual auditorium" and of laying of tests in close to home study centers.

Objectives and content in undergraduate study Childhood Education

is the focus of the program to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills in order to for the tasks in the core areas of activity, such as day care, day schools, family centers, but also for other areas such as education, training and further education, advice and guidance enable.

The study of childhood pedagogy covers the fundamentals and the analysis of the development and education processes of children from 0 to 10 years. Particularly in the areas of language, math / science education, health and environmental education, students will be qualified to u. a Also to promote the continuing education and training of pedagogical staff. In addition, they acquire the ability of scientific work and research in the field of childhood education.

Majors and modules

The program included a bachelor's thesis includes a total of 15 modules. He imparts knowledge and professional core competencies in the following areas:

  • Developmental psychological, sociological, legal and childhood pedagogical foundations of education, care and education in childhood
  • Observation, documentation and promotion
  • Education: Language
  • Education: mathematics, nature and the environment
  • Professionalization Education Partnership, personality development, human resources and quality management
  • Inclusion, Gender & Diversity
  • cribs pedagogy
  • Communication, collaboration in teams, conflict management
  • practice

Job prospects for childhood educators

After successfully completing undergraduate distance learning childhood education and the additional degree as a State-approved / r childhood educator / in result for the graduates various career prospects. Childhood educators work primarily in nurseries, day care centers, Horten, schools and family centers, but also in consulting or early intervention centers, in further education and training sector in inclusive and intercultural education, as a consultant / inside or at universities and research institutes.

The wide range of possible applications and the projected need for qualified specialists as well as the persistent deficit of skilled workers offer the graduates very good career opportunities.

After the acquisition of the first academic degree you have several options: You can either start your career, begin right after a master's degree or parallel to your professional activity a training master (eg. (Eg MBA).

Normal period

Distance learning: 8 semester (180 ECTS) The actual study period can be free of charge study extended by up to 4 terms on the normal period.

baseline

With enough participants in the winter term (October) and summer term (April)

accreditation

Accreditation of the study program through the accreditation agency AHPGS.

Tuition and Fees

Distance learning: 197, - € / month (total amount 9456, - ​​€ excl. one-off examination fee of 615, - € plus. Administrative expenses for issuing the certificate for "State recognition as childhood educator / childhood educator" 150, - €).

study form

Distance learning with real or online presence events. Distance learning takes place alternating between self-study with study booklets and all-day Saturday-seminars (about 12 Saturdays per semester) at one of our numerous nationwide study centers or online in "virtual auditorium" of DIPLOMA online campus.

In the 5th, 6th, 7th And 8. Semester is a 100-day practical phase for the "State recognition than in Kindheitspädagog /" provided; crediting a professional activity is possible in parallel with the studies in the field of early childhood and education.

admission requirements

Students who have one of the following requirements are admitted to the Childhood Pedagogy (BA) General higher education entrance, the master craftsman examination, completion of an upgrading training of at least 400 hours, a college or a professional or Administrative School , final examination in a state-recognized occupation followed for at least 2 years of professional activity and existence of a separate university entrance exam (* According to the regulation on access professionally qualified to higher education in the country Hessen) More information on specific accounts, we gladly provide upon request. Applicants who do not meet the above conditions can initially participate as an auditor in the study.

In foreign degrees equivalence for admission must be proved.

degrees

Bachelor of Arts (BA) and State recognition as childhood educator or Childhood educator The / the graduate / in receives in addition to the Bachelor's degree certificate and state recognition also authored in English so-called "diploma supplement" and a "Transcript of Records" (Transcript of Records) that she / him internationally as academics / in with a bachelor identify title.

Study contents

The program included a bachelor's thesis includes a total of 15 modules. He imparts knowledge and professional core competencies in the following areas:

  • Developmental psychological, sociological, legal and childhood pedagogical foundations of education, care and education in childhood
  • Observation, documentation and promotion
  • Education: Language
  • Education: mathematics, nature and the environment
  • Professionalization Education Partnership, personality development, human resources and quality management
  • Inclusion, Gender & Diversity
  • cribs pedagogy
  • Communication, collaboration in teams, conflict management

Purpose

With the bachelor's degree and professional certificate "State-approved / r childhood educator / childhood educator" are open to a variety of career options as Spezialist_in for the education of childhood.

The successfully completed undergraduate studies childhood education is also the basis for a master's degree, which in turn can lead to a promotion.

Program taught in:
German
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