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Diploma in Early Childhood Education

Offered by: City University

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Exam BodyInternal Diploma Malaysia
Course Duration36 months
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CampusPetaling Jaya & Johor Bahru
FacultyFaculty of Education & Liberal Sciences
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyDiploma Level
Field of StudyEducation (Teacher Training & Education Sciences)
Credit Hours90
Course Description

Emphasizing the core values and skills required in the early childhood curriculum, this programme enables learners to design, implement and evaluate appropriate learning experiences for early childhood settings.



  • Academic English 1
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi / Pengajian Malaysia 2
  • Badminton Club (Co-Curriculum)
  • Academic English 2
  • Basic Entrepreneurship /Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Principles of Management
  • Child Growth and Development
  • Introduction to Early Childhood Education
  • Professional Communication
  • Academic English 3
  • Curriculum and Development
  • Science for Young Children
  • Social Studies in ECE



  • Teaching English To Young Children
  • Teaching Mathematics
  • Music& Drama for young Children
  • Art for Young Children
  • ICT in Early Childhood Education
  • Teaching Bahasa To Young Children
  • Childhood Literature-Malaysia and International Folktales
  • Teaching Approaches in ECE
  • Behaviour Management for Young Children
  • Assessments for ECE
  • Nursery Practice for Young Children
  • Managing Early Childcare Centre
  • Moral and Spiritual Development in ECE



  • Health, Safety and Nutrition
  • Special Needs in ECE
  • Families and Community
  • Involvement in ECE
  • Practicum 1
  • Practicum 2
Entry Requirements
  • SPM: Minimum 3 credits subjects
  • STPM: Minimum C (GPA 2.0)
  • STAM: Minimum Maqbul grade
  • SKM: Level 3 Early Child Care/Preschool with a minimum of 1 credit
  • CERTIFICATE: (ECE) or its equivalent

For International Students

IELTS 5.0 or equivalent

Intake Months

Jan/Feb, May/June, Sept/Oct

Career Prospects

Kindergarten Teachers, Entrepreneurs, KEMAS Officers, Early Years Resource Worker, Home Child-Care Provider, Educational Assistant, Children’s Programming Director, Preschool Nursery School Teacher, Before- And After-School Care Provider, Camp Counselor/Director, Parent Educator

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.

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