This course requires 2 options.
Level 3 Early Childhood Academy. ACDEC3 (Open to Yr 12 & Yr 13 in 2024) Two hours a day.
Two periods a day. Academy = No Fees
ECE centre Practicums
Unitec – 1 Semester per year - Optional
Practical and theory based assessments
Must have access to an infant, toddler or young child to do observations and work with on a regular weekly bases. Can be a sibling or family relative.
Students in this academy will enjoy working alongside young children gaining a knowledge of their basic needs of and other aspects including health and hygiene practices and how they are applied to young children. This course is both theoretical and practical.
All academy students need to complete an AWVA Academy Application form.
This can be picked up from the Academy Offices or email to Sarah at [email protected].
If emailing please state which academy you wish to apply for.
Recommended Prior Learning
Fabric, Foods and Health subjects useful.
Recommend taking alongside Sciences, Health, Math, English for Social and Community Services Vocational Pathway link
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Own stationary (pens, pencils, eraser, glue stick, ruler, printing credit, 2 x 1B5s ) Unit workbooks and assessment booklets provided by the academy.
Assessment InformationWork placements at ECE centres (organised with the school) are a requirement for the sign off for some units.
You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.
Total Credits Available: 40 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 40 credits.