Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)

Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand Incorporated

Subject area

Teacher Education: Early Childhood (Pre-Service)

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Entry requirements

General entry criteria include: early childhood education experience, appropriate personal and professional characteristics, evidence of commitment to study and academic ability (42 credits NCEA L3 or equivalent achievement of an approved level 3 qualification). For more details about special and discretionary entry criteria, please refer to the NZCA website

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Through successful completion of the Bachelor of Teaching (ECE) a graduate is able to meet the NZTC Graduating teacher standards and uphold their professional ethical responsibilities including those arising from Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Graduates are competent to work in a range of early childhood contexts and become registered teachers.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Teacher Education at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 473 4672
Fax: (04) 473 7295

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