Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) (Hons) (Online)

UNITAR International University

Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Quick Facts


3 years


Full-time, Online


Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Nov

Tuition Fees


Course Structure

Programme Core Modules:

  • Introduction to Early Childhood Education-Foundation Education
  • Learning Environment for Young Children-Foundation Education
  • Psychosociology for Social Sciences-Foundation Education
  • Social and Emotion of Young Children-Foundation Education
  • Family and Community in Early Childhood-Discipline Core
  • Approaches in Early Childhood Education-Foundation Education
  • Health and Safety for Young Children-Discipline Core
  • Managing Child Behavior-Discipline Core
  • Workplace English-Programme Core
  • Assessment in Early Childhood Education-Discipline Core
  • Management and Administration Early Childhood
  • Education (pre-requisite CSZB2103)-Discipline Core
  • Teacher Professional Development-Foundation Education
  • Language and Literacy for Young Children (pre-requisite CSZB2103)-Discipline Core
  • Technology for Early Childhood Education-Foundation Education
  • Statistics in Social Sciences-Foundation Education
  • Science for Young Children-Discipline Core
  • Research Methodology-Foundation Education
  • Physical Development of Young Children-Discipline Core
  • Creative Writing for Young Children-Disciploine Core
  • Mathematics for Young Children-Discipline Core
  • Creative Movement for Young Children-Discipline Core
  • Entrepreneurship in Early Childhood Education-Discipline Core

Elective Discipline Core Modules:

  • Children Media and Communication
  • Art and Craft for Young Children
  • Nutrition for Young Children
  • Childrens Toy and Play
  • Music for Young Children
  • Folklore and Modern Storytelling-Elective
  • Puppetry in Early Childhood Education-Elective
  • Creative Drama in Early Childhood Education-Elective
  • Project Paper in Early Childhood Education

University Core Modules:

  • English for Academic Purposes
  • Design Thinking/Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Recreational Event Planning

MPU Modules:

  • Falsafah dan Isu Semasa/Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (Int)
  • Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban/Philosophy and Current Issues (Int)

Professional Practice:

  • Teaching Practicum
  • Areas of Study
  • Early Childhood Education Management
  • Managing Children's Development
  • Managing Children's Activities

Entry Requirements

  • STPM: Pass with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.0) in any two subjects or its equivalent; OR
  • STAM: Pass with a minimum grade of Jayyid; OR
  • UEC: Pass with minimum Grade B in five (5) subjects; OR
  • Matriculation/Foundation or its equivalent: Pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.0; OR
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education or its equivalent: Pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.0; OR
  • A Diploma in any field or its equivalent: Pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.0; OR
  • Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia (DKM)/Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia (DLKM)/Diploma Vokasional Malaysia (DVM):
    • Pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 in relevant field subject to the approval of the Senate and MUST attend bridging courses; OR
    • Pass with at least CGPA 2.00 AND have at least two (2) years of work experience in the relevant field and MUST attend bridging courses; OR
  • BTEC: Pass with Level 4 & 5 and pass SPM with at least three (3) credits in any subjects; OR
  • Any other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government; OR
  • Entry requirements for admission into the Bachelor's program (level 6, MQF) through APEL as approved by the Ministry of Education (MOHE). Applicants must be/have:
    • A Malaysian citizen; AND
    • The candidate should be more than 21 years of age in the year of application;
    • Relevant work experience/prior experiential learning; AND
    • Pass the APEL Assessment

Exempted from University English Courses:

  • Distinction in SPM/SPMV English
  • MUET Band 4, 5 and 6
  • A Pass in English Course at a previous institution

Required to take English Preparatory 2:

  • Credit in SPM/SPMV English
  • MUET Band 1, 2 and 3

Required to take both English Preparatory 1 and 2:

  • No credit in SPM/SPMV English

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