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Early Childhood Education Taster

Entry levelYears 11 or above
DurationOne day
LocationThe Hub, Hamilton City Campus
Total cost $60 (GST exc) per student
6 May 2024
18 June 2024
7 August 2024
30 October 2024

What is it all about?

Spend a day at our Wintec Hamilton City Campus, exploring an exciting and rewarding early childhood education teaching career. At this taster, you will:

  • Learn more about our early childhood education degree: Te Paetahi Akoranga Bachelor of Teaching (ECE)
  • Gain insight into student life at Wintec
  • Learn about the holistic wellbeing of tamariki by exploring the early childhood education curriculum Te Whāriki: He whāriki mātauranga mō ngā mokopuna o Aotearoa early childhood curriculum (Te Whāriki) (Ministry of Education, 2017)
  • Develop an understanding of educating and caring for tamariki under five years old
  • Develop an insight into the value of play for tamariki

Please note this taster involves learning about teaching young children. It does not include working with young children on the day.

What to bring and/or wear?

Please wear comfortable clothing and enclosed footwear.

Are you ready to book?

Students, please talk to your careers advisor as you need to book through your school.

Careers advisors, please book using this Booking Form.

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