Post Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Education

POSTGRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

WHAT’S THIS PROGRAMME ABOUT?

This course focuses on the prime importance of Early childhood Education (ECE) as an entry point for human development. It includes: Historical Background in Early Childhood Education, Child Development Studies, Appropriate Learning Environments and Assessment in Early Childhood Education. 

BENEFITS

After completing the course, one will be directly involved in  early childhood teaching.

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

This course is for Early Childhood practitioners, prospective teachers, early-years-school-leaders and parents.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor’s Degree with second division. 

LENGTH OF PROGRAMME

15 weeks

ATTENDANCE

80% attendance is essential

 

Scheme of Studies of Post Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Education

SEMESTER I

S.No.
Courses
Credit Hours
1  Islamic Studies / Ethics
2  English - I
3  Foundations of Education
4  Development of Education in Pakistan
5  Content Course – I (from selected discipline I)
6  Content Course – I (from selected discipline II)
   Total Credit Hours 17

SEMESTER II

S.No.
Courses
Credit Hours
1 English-II 3
2 Mathematics 
3 Critical Thinking and Reflective Practices
4 Human Development and Learning
5 Content Course – II (from selected discipline I)
6 Content Course – II (from selected discipline II)
   Total Credit Hours 18 

 

COURSE CONTENTS (SELECT ANY FOUR)

  • History & Philosophy of Early Childhood Education (3 credits)
  • Child Development Studies (3 credits)
  • Planning & Managing Learning in Early Years (3 credits)
  • Assessment in Early Years (3 credits)
  • Language Development in Early Childhood
  • Supporting personal, social, and emotional development in children
  • Early Childhood Curriculum
  • ECE Tool Kits

 

HOW ARE YOU ASSESSED?

One 3000-word assignment per module