Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (Honours)

UCSI University

Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Quick Facts


3 years


Full-time, On-campus


Jan, May, Jul, Sep

Tuition Fees


Course Highlights

  • Equips you with the essential skills to excel in the early childhood education, as well as managerial and entrepreneurial skills
  • Specialisations include child psychology, performing arts, learning disabilities and special needs, and administration and management
  • 100% employability score in MOHE's Graduate Employability 2022 Survey
  • Ranked #265 in the world and top 1% globally in the QS World University Rankings 2025

Course Structure

  • Foundation of Early Childhood Education
  • Teaching, Reading and Writing for Young Children
  • Family Community and Professional Support System
  • Child Health and Nutrition
  • Teaching, Listening and Speaking for Young Children
  • Academic English
  • Child Protection and Safety in Practice
  • Early Childhood Parenting
  • Diversity in Early Childhood Education
  • Physical Education for Young Children
  • Social Studies for Young Children
  • Mathematics for Young Children
  • Science and Technology for Young Children
  • Guidance and Counselling for Young Children
  • Development and Learning of Young Children
  • Observation and Assessment of Young Children
  • Research in ECE
  • Effective Leadership and Management
  • Practicum 1
  • Educational Psychology for Early Childhood Education
  • Instructional Design and Delivery
  • Early Childhood Teaching Principles
  • Dissertation
  • Cognitive Planning and Teaching
  • Kinder Cooking
  • Communication for Professional Purposes
  • Practicum 2
  • Hubungan Etnik
  • Malaysian Studies (International Students)
  • University Life
  • Extra-Curricular Learning Experience 1
  • Religions in Malaysia (Local and International Students)
  • Tamadun Islam and Tamadun Asia
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 3 (International Students)
  • Extra-Curricular Learning Experience 2
  • Extra-Curricular Learning Experience 3
  • Ethnics and Legislation in ECE
  • Socio-Emotional Development of Young Children
  • Play and Learning
  • Early Childhood Curriculum (Administration and Management)
  • Young Children Behaviour Management (Child Psychology)
  • Music and Drama for Young Children (Performing Arts)
  • Planning and Organising Early Childhood Care and Education Setting
  • Learning Disabilities and Special Education Needs
  • Arts and Craft for Children

Entry Requirements

  • STPM/STAM: A minimum of Grade C (GPA 2.0) in any TWO subjects or its equivalent; or a minimum grade of Jayyid in STAM or its equivalent
  • A Level: A minimum of Grade D in any TWO subjects in A Level
  • UEC: A minimum of FIVE Bs, including English
  • Diploma in ECE (Level 4, MQF) or its equivalent: Pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.0
  • Any qualifications equivalent to Diploma (Level 4, MQF) or Advanced Diploma (Level 5, MQF): Pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.0
  • Executive Diploma from University of Malaya (Level 4, MQF) in related fields: Pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.0
  • Matriculation: A minimum CGPA of 2.0
  • Foundation or its equivalent: Pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.0
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 30 points
  • Diploma in Psychology: Completed (minimum CGPA 2.0/4.0)
  • Diploma in Psychology or equivalent: Completed (minimum CGPA 2.0/4.0) -Executive Diploma in related fields with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 shall be used as entry qualification to the Bachelor's Degree, however credit transfer is NOT permissible.
  • Any other equivalent qualifications recognised by Malaysian Government.
  • UEC English Language: A Minimum Grade of A2
  • MUET: Band 3
  • IELTS: Band 5
  • TOEFL iBT: A Minimum Score of 42
  • TOEFL PBT: A minimum Score of 500
  • SPM English Language 1119/O Level/IGCSE: A Minimum Grade of C

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