Holland College | Early Childhood Care and Education Year Two

Early Childhood Care and Education Year Two

Start Date: January
Length: 2 Years (Part Time)
Location: Prince of Wales Campus, Blended
Credential: Diploma, Early Childhood Educator
  • Early Childhood Assistant certificate obtained from an accredited or recognized institution within the last 10 years.

NOTE: If your first language is not English please review our English Language Requirements page.
https://www.hollandcollege.com/admissions/language-requirements.html

Fees for the academic year 2020/2021. Please note: Tuition and Fees are listed in Canadian dollars.

First-year international students pay an additional $4,000 CAD student fee, second-year international students pay an additional $3,250 CAD student fee (2020/2021 only).
International Health Fee is an additional $750 per year.
International Student Fees are due on the first day of class.

** Each course fee will be paid when a student begins the course. 

Date Course Start Date  Cost
January 2021 ECCE-2036 Inclusion, Diversity and the Child Jan. 9, 2021 $493.00
April 2021 ECCE-2015 Direct Guidance Apr. 10, 2021 $493.00
September 2021 EDUC-2000 Curriculum lll: Strategies and Assessment Sept. 11, 2021 $493.00
January 2022 PROF-2030 Ethical Practice and Professionalism  Jan. 8, 2022 $493.00
January 2022 ECCE-2012 Partnering with Families Jan. 8, 2022 $493.00
April 2022 PRAC-2020 ECCE Practicum ll Apr. 4, 2022 $270.00
September 2022 ECCE-2020 Supporting Children with Exceptionalities Sept. 10, 2022 $493.00
January 2023 PSYC-2000 School Age Development Jan. 7, 2023 $493.00
January 2023 EDUC-2005 Curriculum lV: Programming in Action Jan. 7, 2023 $493.00
April 2023 PRAC-2025 ECCE Practicum lll Apr. 29, 2023 $270.00
       
       
  Total Cost:    4,484.00
Graduates from this program may find employment with: 
 
  • Early childhood centres 
  • Organizations with child and family related programs 
  • Nursery schools 
  • Play groups 
  • Recreation programs 
  • Family resource centres 
  • Developmental preschools

Program Overview


Early Childhood Care and Education Year 2 is a 10-credit part-time program in a blended learning delivery format, with some courses' components and classes taking place face to face and others distance-delivered online. Each course is offered in the evening or on weekends, and there are no courses offered in the summer months.

The Early Childhood Care and Education program is grounded in a theoretical understanding of early childhood development. You will learn how to design and implement curriculum that inspires young minds; helps children develop socially, emotionally, and physically; and promotes inclusiveness. You will discover how much work goes into creating child’s play—and experience the joy that comes with it! 

Applicants must have obtained their Early Childhood Assistant certificate within the past 10 years. Current work experience in the Early Childhood Care and Education field will be considered an asset.    

Please note that the following documents will be requested prior to clinical and practicum courses: 

  • Current Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS) Certificate 
  • Criminal Record Check. Vulnerable Sector Check. If Criminal Record Check or Vulnerable Sector Check indicates a record exists, the student's ability to complete the program may be affected. 
  • Emergency First Aid and CPR

View a detailed list of courses for this program.
 
This Early Childhood Care and Education Year 2 program is part of the College Transformation des Collèges Project of the Atlantic Colleges Atlantique and is funded by the Government of Canada’s Future Skills Centre. Ce programme de deuxième année de Soins et éducation à la petite enfance fait partie du projet College Transformation des Collèges de l’Atlantic Colleges Atlantique et est financé par le Centre des Compétences futures du gouvernement du Canada.

 

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