There is a great demand for graduates in the field of pre-school education and this is in line with the emphasis given by many countries on early childhood education
The Diploma in Early Childhood Education Programme is aimed at preparing learners to meet the demands and challenges of the teaching profession at nursery and preschool levels for both public and private centers. It also seeks to complement the Malaysian Government’s target of ensuring that all teachers in the preschool education system possess a bachelor degree or at least a diploma in the field for the private sectors by the end of this decade.
The Diploma in Early Childhood Education Programme provides an excellent opportunity for non-graduate teachers, school-leavers, and those interested in entering the teaching profession to be better equipped with a more solid command of the professional pedagogical and subject knowledge. It is designed for students to develop a deeper understanding of local realities in the field of education young children.
A pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)/O Level with at least 3 credits in any subject;
OR A pass in Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least a grade B in 3 subjects;
Other relevant or equivalent qualifications accepted by the Government of Malaysia.
A pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)/O Level with at least 2 credits in any subject with 3 years working experience in this field.
A pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)/O Level with at least 1 credit in any subject with 5 years working experience in this field