Aurora College

Early Childhood Development

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Program Information

School:Aurora College
Degree:Certificate; Distance
Field of Study:Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Description:This program is delivered by distance and on a part-time basis, therefore it takes four or more years to complete all the requirements.

The Early Childhood Development Program is designed to train students to work with children from infancy to the age of six, with an emphasis placed on the preschool years. It offers a balance between classroom discussion, lectures, practical training and many opportunities to develop teaching materials and guidance skills. The Early Childhood Development Program will develop the skills, knowledge and attitudes necessary to promote the well-being of children, families and communities. The primary focus is on promoting the growth and development of healthy children. This program also trains people to design, deliver and/or evaluate programs and services in the
community.

URL:Early Childhood Development at Aurora College
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $2,400
Careers:Early Childhood Educators and Assistants

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
A one-page written statement giving reasons for wanting to study Early Childhood Development must be submitted. Two letters of recommendation, one from an educator and one from a member of the community attesting to the student’s honesty, reliability and suitability are required. Before students enter their internship they must pass a medical examination and immunization, and pass an RCMP record check.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 28, 2009