Diploma in Early Childhood Education

MAHSA University

Bandar Saujana Putra, Selangor, Malaysia

Quick Facts


2.5 years


Full-time, On-campus


Jan, Mar, Aug

Tuition Fees


Course Structure

Semester 1:

  • Child Growth and Development
  • Early Childhood Guidance Behaviour
  • Curriculum Planning and Development of ECE
  • English For Academic Purposes (EAP)

Semester 2:

  • Pengajian Malaysia 2/Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
  • Early Childhood Curriculum in Malaysia (*KAP)
  • Administration and Management of ECE
  • Language, Communication and Literacy in ECE
  • Numeracy Skills and Early Mathematics in ECE
  • Early Science and Technology in ECE

Semester 3:

  • Creative and Critical Thinking
  • Play in ECE
  • Management of Learning Environments and Resources
  • Social Studies and Diversity Education
  • Spiritual and Moral Aspects in ECE
  • Safety, Health and Nutrition in ECE

Semester 1:

  • Special Needs in ECE
  • Public Speaking
  • Observation and Assessment of Young Children

Semester 2:

  • Time Management
  • Working in Partnership with Families
  • Working in Partnership with the Community
  • First Aid and Basic Life Support
  • Professional Development

Semester 3:

  • Music and Movement in ECE
  • Educator of ECE
  • English For Academic Writing (EAW)
  • Co-curricular Project

Semester 1:

  • Practicum (Taska)

Semester 2:

  • Internship (Tadika)

Entry Requirements

  • SPM/SPMV: A pass with a minimum of credits in 3 subjects OR
  • UEC: A pass with a minimum of a Grade B in 3 subjects OR
  • O Levels: A pass with a minimum of a Grade C in 3 subjects OR
  • Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM): A pass in level 3 in a related field and a pass in SPM with a minimum of a credit in 1 subject. OR
  • MQF Certificate: A pass in Level 3 in a related field with a minimum of a Grade C with CGPA 2.00 OR
  • STPM of equivalent: A pass with a minimum of a Grade C with GPA 2.00 in any subject OR
  • STAM: A Higher Certificate with a minimum Grade Maqbul OR
  • Other: Any other qualifications that are recognized by the University Senate or the Malaysian Government that can be benchmarked to a related field.

Estimated Fees

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