Early childhood education jobs are inspiring and rewarding. The need for quality childcare in Canada continues to rise and opportunities in this industry are plentiful.
Vancouver Career College's Early Childhood Education Certificate program teaches students the key techniques and knowledge they need to succeed in this industry and contribute to the development and growth of young children. Subjects include behaviour management, childhood development, program and activity planning, and health and safety.
Students are able to put their knowledge into practice during the course of their practicum placements.
The program outline below is for British Columbia.
|SSSE||Student Success Strategies||25|
|BC2E||Introduction to Computers||50|
|ECE1100||Introduction to Early Childhood Education||25|
|ECE1110||Communities, Families and Support Networks||25|
|ECE1120||Communication and Interpersonal Relationships||25|
|ECE1130||Child Growth and Development I||185|
|ECE1150||Guidance, Caring and Behavior Management||55|
|ECE1160||Developing Activity Plans||25|
|ECE1170||Art and Creative Development||50|
|ECE1180||Language and Literature||50|
|ECE2110||Learning Through Play||25|
|ECE2120||Music and Movement||50|
|ECE2130||Drama and Creative Expression||25|
|ECE2140||Science and Math||25|
|ECE2160||Health, Safety and Nutrition||50|
|ECE2170||Program Planning and Implementation||25|
|ECE2180||Planning Indoor and Outdoor Play Environments||55|
|ECE1190||Introduction to Practicum||25|