Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education
Asian College of Teachers’Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education Teachers Training is a comprehensive course designed for both new and existing early childhood educators integrating the approaches and methodologies of early childhood education. The ECCED course takes stock of the emerging knowledge related to early childhood learning in an attempt to provide the candidates with all the essential skills that will enable early childhood teachers to successfully work with children and understand children’s individual preferences. Today’s early childhood classrooms seek child-focused learning and teachers who can pique children’s interest and help them achieve learning goals. They need to be adept in techniques to push the all round development of the children aged 0-5 years which will ultimately lay a sound foundation for life. The course is intended for those who are about to start a career as an early childhood educator and for those teaching professionals who require effective training in early childhood education.
- Diploma course is of 120 hours duration
- Maximum duration of the course is 8 months
- Course can also be completed in fast track mode
- Flexible course which can be pursued from any corner of the globe
Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education Teachers Training is a contemporary course tailored for aspiring as well as active teachers planning a career in early childhood care and education. The ECCED course which is of 120 hours duration equips the prospective teachers with the vital skills and methods which are fun and motivating for the young children can be completed in 8 months. The certificate course offers enough flexibility to the candidates who can pursue it from any part of the globe in either online mode or distance mode. Different approaches to early childhood teaching are being adapted in the new learning environment so that it helps in developing the cognitive, social-emotional and multi-sensory skills of the young learners. The course thoroughly trains the future teachers in introducing the importance of care and nutrition concepts in early childhood education along with all other concepts of early childhood education.
- Course is available in both online and distance modes
- Course can be availed at a reasonable price
- Easy installment payment options
- Scholarship available for meritorious students
Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education Teachers Training course which revolves around innovative teaching strategies and methodologies with a sharp focus on young children can be availed at a reasonable course fee of Rs 14000 for online course and Rs 15500 for distance mode.( Inclusive of All Taxes ). Candidates with basic computer skills and an internet connection can take up online course and the candidates who wish to receive hard copy study materials can opt for distance mode. Early childhood teaching is hard work but making a difference in a young child’s life is rewarding at the same time. The diploma course will provide the early childhood educators with a detailed understanding of how to teach young children and draw them into meaningful instructional activities.
|14000 INR *||200 USD||160 GBP||6250 THB|
* Inclusive of all taxes
- 10+2 is the minimum entry requirement
- Both aspiring as well as experienced teachers are eligible to apply
The minimum eligibility for enrolling in Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education Teachers Training course is 10 + 2. Aspiring as well as experienced teachers who desire to gain relevant competencies in early childhood education or upgrade their teaching skills to excel in their chosen area are encouraged to take the course.
The changes in the field of early childhood education has shifted the focus on the professional development of early childhood teachers as they need to nurture tender minds and create a child friendly and supportive learning environment for the holistic development of children and show a better understanding of managing the young learners.
Curriculum - Diploma in Early Childhood Education :
- Phase 1: Introduction
- Phase 2: Educational Psychology
- Phase 3: Stages of Development
- Phase 4: Importance of Play
- Phase 5: Factors Affecting Early Childhood
- Phase 6: Principles and Approaches of Early Childhood Education
- Phase 7: First Aid
- Phase 8: Helping Early Childhood Learners Settle Down in School
- Globally recognized certificate is awarded on successful completion
- “Online” and “Distance” are not mentioned in the certificates
The candidates will be awarded aglobally recognized certificate from Asian College of Teachers on successful completion of Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education Teachers Training. The certificates awarded have an added advantage as the words“Online” and “Distance” are not mentioned in the certificates. Shipment of certificates within India is done free of cost but the candidates residing outside India are required to pay an additional fee. Generally after submission of all the assignments and completion of the course, the candidate has to pay the dispatch fee. After that we take the respective shipping address and contact number of the candidate and courier the certificate to the same. It takes a maximum of 3 weeks for the certificates to reach the candidate’s address.
- Easy admission process
- Application can be submitted online
- Opt for any online payment scheme
Interested candidates willing to enroll have to fill up an online application form with all the relevant details and must provide correct email id and phone number as all the communication will be forwarded there. Once the application form is submitted, the candidates will receive the course details via email and phone call from ACT’s admission executives. The ECCED course fee payment details will be mailed to the candidates once they confirm their enrollment. The course fee can be paid through online payment using Debit / Credit Card or by depositing Cash, Cheque or Demand Draft to our bank account. After the payment is credited the candidates will be receiving payment confirmation with online admission form. They need to fill up the same and submit in order to get online access to the course. Candidates opting for distance mode will receive hard copy study materials couriered to their registered address.
About Cambridge TKT Examination*
Asian College of Teachers (ACT), the leader in teacher education in Asia is now the authorised centre for conducting Cambridge TKT Exam all over India. TKT is the acronym for Teaching Knowledge Test and is conducted by Cambridge, which tests your basic teaching knowledge.
The test comprises of three core modules, with one test for each. Cambridge English certificates are provided after the completion of each module. Each modular test has 80 questions and continues for 80 minutes and may be taken together or separately, in any order of the candidate's preference. All authorised TKT centres are inspected by Cambridge English Language Assessment ensuring that the centres meet their high standards.
Teaching Knowledge Test or TKT is appropriate for aspirants who are eager to develop themselves as a teacher, and have little or no knowledge of the modern English teaching methodologies and approaches; the TKT test will certainly boost their teaching career and give it a solid start. All they have to do is to register and take as many modules as they want, over any time period. They will receive a Cambridge English certificate for each module they complete.
*This examination is conducted only in India.
Cambridge TKT Examination Fee
One module (without preparation):
Rs 2500 + Rs 750 = Rs 3250 (inclusive of GST & certificate dispatch fee within India)
Rs 2500 + Rs 500 = Rs 3000 (inclusive of GST) with additional certificate dispatch fee outside India
One module (with preparation):
Rs2500 +Rs2500 + Rs1250 = Rs 6250 (inclusive of GST & certificate dispatch fee within India)
Rs 2500 +Rs 2500 + Rs 1000 = Rs 6000 (inclusive of GST) with additional certificate dispatch fee outside India
Candidates will have the option to choose more than one exam module and if they take the exam on a different date they can avail a discount of Rs 500 from the 2nd exam module onward.
Cambridge TKT Examination Dates
Cambridge TKT examination will be held on the Second Saturdays of February, March, April and June.
The dates are as follows :-
10th February, 2018
10th March, 2018
14th April, 2018
9th June, 2018
Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Test - Contents
TKT MODULE 1
Part 1: Language and Background to Language and Teaching
Part 2: Background to Language Learning
Part 3 - Background to Language Teaching
TKT MODULE 2
Part 1: Planning and Preparing a Lesson or Sequence of Lessons
Part 2: Selection and Use of Resources
TKT MODULE 3
Part 1: Teacher's and Learner's Language in the Classroom
Part 2: Classroom Management
TKT CLIL (Content and language Integrated Learning) MODULE
Part 2 :
TKT YL (Young Learners) MODULE
The learning and development of young learners
- planning lessons for young learners
- teaching strategies, practice activities and resources used to support and challenge language learning in young learners.
Choose your Cambridge TKT Module
Cambridge TKT examination will be held on Second Saturdays in the months of February, March and April.
Choose your Cambridge TKT Module
You can opt for TKT Module 3 and TKT YL if you are pursuing Diploma in ECCE course.
Asian College of Teachers is offering a bunch of comprehensive early childhood care and education teacher training courses designed meticulously to produce professional educators who will be able to actively get engaged with the next generation learners facilitating the growth of children aged 0-5 years. The candidates enrolling in any of the certificate, diploma and P G diploma courses can also pursue a variety of exclusive specializations like English Language Teaching, Classroom Management, Education Management and Early Childhood Care.
These specialized courses accord candidates with additional knowledge and understanding of early childhood education so that they learn to address the needs and concerns of young learners. As future teachers, they need to capture the attention of young children and will therefore, need additional skills in specified areas in order to cater to a varied set of learners. The candidates will have further flexibility to opt for any specialization ranging from one to all four mentioned above.
There are ample opportunities for early childhood or preschool teachers who have completed training in early childhood education and care and have a passion to teach young learners. With pre and primary schools developing at a rapid rate, there is a considerable demand for certified teachers. Asian College of Teachers’ Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) opens many avenues to numerous job opportunities as the course aims to provide the future teachers with a strong foundation of the principles of early childhood education and care along with knowledge of planned teaching offering a variety of routes into teaching career. The ECCED course will provide the skills and methods to teach children in the age group of 0-5 years and will make the candidates competent enough to work as an early childhood educator, preschool as well as kindergarten teachers. The course could be immensely helpful for early childhood curriculum developer,course coordinator, consultant associated with pre-schools and even for those planning to open a pre-school. The course is suitable for not only early childhood teachers but anyone connected with early childhood care and nutrition.
- Complete tutor support throughout the course
- Candidates can learn at their own pace
- Additional support of online videos and reference materials
The candidates enrolling in Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education Teachers Training course can expect complete guidance from the experienced tutors of Asian College of Teachers who are committed to helping the candidates to achieve their learning goals. With years of valuable experience the tutors provide great support to the trainees and guide them through all the aspects of teaching giving valuable advice in every step of the way. They extend their tutoring support by sharing relevant information and answering questions related to the course content. Since the ECCED course of ACT offer the candidates flexible learning they can take the opportunity to learn at their own pace and clear all their doubts as and when required. They can email their queries and can also opt for online chatting between 10 am and 6 pm and can discuss any course related problem.
- ACT is accredited by distinguished organizations
- ECCE courses are endorsed by Training Qualifications UK
Accreditation is a process which plays an important role for an educational institution as it is all about meeting set standards of quality and is an ongoing evaluation which encourages constant improvement. It acts as a vital tool to monitor and assess the standard and quality of education. Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education Teachers Training aims at those planning a career in early childhood education and getting trained in the principles and approaches to teach young learners. The course acquaints the trainees with the latest methodologies of early childhood care and education. On successful completion of the course the trainees are jointly certified by Asian College of Teachers (ACT). The certificate is globally recognized making the trainees eligible for better teaching opportunities.