The first few years of a child’s life are fundamentally important. Therefore a course in Early Childhood Education (ECE) will help you develop core knowledge of how a child develops, learns and behaves. You will also learn various teaching approaches and strategies to engage with a child.

Approval Code (R/143/4/0012)(01/17)(A7350)
Intake Jan, May, Jul
Course Mode Full Time
Course Duration 2.5 years (14 weeks per long semester, 7 weeks per short semester)
Course Fees RM 16,380
  • A pass in SPM with 3 credits
  • UEC with 3Bs
  • O-level with 3 Grade C
Year 1
  • Foundation of ECE
  • Child Development
  • Creative Expressions through Music, Movement & Drama
  • English Enhancement for Early Childhood Educators
  • Teaching Mathematics to Young Children
  • Child Health & Safety I
  • Teaching Bahasa Melayu to Young Children
  • Infant and Toddler Care
  • Programme Planning & Implementation for Children from Birth to 4
  • Observing Young Children
  • Assessing Young Children
Year 2
  • Creative Expressions through Art
  • Teaching Science to Young Children
  • Play in ECE
  • Computers in ECE
  • Child Health & Safety II
  • Teaching English to Young Children
  • Technology for Early Childhood Educators
  • Teaching Social Science to Young Children
  • Programme Planning & Implementation for Children from Age 4 – 6
  • Children’s Literature
  • Praticum I: Childcare Centre
Year 3
  • Early Childhood Administration
  • Partnership with Families & Communities in ECE
  • Children with Special Needs
  • Guidance of Young Children
  • Foundations of Professional Practice
  • Practicum II: Preschool and Kindergarten
MPU Subjects
  • Pengajian Malaysia/ Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi*
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A** / Effective Communication
  • Morals and Ethics
  • Social Work Projects
*For international students only
**Malaysian students who do not have a credit in their SPM Bahasa Melayu are compulsory to take this as component of U2, only once.