24 months
33000 AUD/year
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This Teaching (Early Childhood) program from Flinders University provides you with the background and skills necessary to enter the early childhood teaching profession with confidence and competence, preparing graduates to work with young children aged birth-to-eight years.   

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You will gain knowledge of curriculum studies and theories of education and undertake teaching practice which brings together theory and practice in early childhood settings (eg. childcare centres, kindergartens, preschool and year levels reception to year two).

Your career

The Teaching (Early Childhood) program from Flinders University g prepares graduates to enter the teaching profession with confidence and competence. Although the majority of education graduates go on to employment as a teacher in the public or private sector, some choose to follow other pathways. Graduate opportunities include community education officer, integrated service delivery in the early years, and education and engagement officer.  

Potential occupations include:

  • teachers in long-day childcare, preschools and early years of school classrooms
  • team-leaders in long-day childcare services
  • educational leadership roles including directors, school coordinators and principals
  • curriculum and policy advisors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Teaching and Research in the Education Profession 
  • Pedagogies of Belonging 
  • Making Meaning in the Expressive Arts 
  • Thinking and Working Scientifically in the Early Years 
  • Researching Play and Pedagogies 
  • The Numerate and Literate Infant 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


72 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 063695J  

  • Applicants must hold a bachelor degree or equivalent from an approved tertiary institution. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33000 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • $3,985 (Commonwealth supported) 

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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