Bachelor of Education (Pre-primary Education)

 

Degree Award

Bachelor of Education

Programme Mode

Day-time

Programme Normal Duration

4 years

Medium of Instruction

Chinese and English (Majority of courses are taught in Chinese)

Application Requirements

Please refer to Registry for Undergraduate Admission

 

Curriculum

 

 

Year I  

Credits

Compulsory Courses (Major):

EDUC1000 Introduction To Education

3

EDUC1054 Musicianship I: Foundation, Standards and Music Skills

3

EDUC1013 Early Childhood Development

3

EDUC1060 Visual Art I: Exploration and Discovery

3

Compulsory Courses (Community & Peer Education)

2

Compulsory Courses (Languages & Skills):

Interactive English I or Free Elective

3

Interactive English II or Free Elective

3

Chinese or Portuguese Language or Free Elective

3

Information Technology Fundamentals and Practices or Free Elective

3

4 General Education Courses

12

Total Credits:      

38

 

 

Year II  

Credits

Compulsory Courses (Major):

EDUC2001 Sociology of Education

3

EDUC2003 Educational Psychology

3

EDUC2025 Teaching of Fundamental Motor Movement

2

EDUC2026 Teaching of Chinese In Kindergarten

3

EDUC2027 Children’s Mathematical Activities

3

EDUC2032 Movement Programme For Young Children

2

EDUC2064 Teaching of Music I

1.5

EDUC2067 Teaching of Visual Art

1.5

Compulsory Courses (Community & Peer Education)

1

Compulsory Courses (Languages & Skills):

Academic English or Free Elective

3

4 General Education Courses

12

2 Free Electives

6

Total Credits:   

41

 

 

Year III 

 Credits

Compulsory Courses (Major):

EDUC3004 Introduction to Special Education

3

EDUC3006 Teacher Ethics And Teacher Professional Development

3

EDUC3020 Social And Cultural Activities

3

EDUC3021 Health And Care In Early Childhood

3

EDUC3023 Educational Technology In Early Childhood Settings

3

EDUC3024 Curriculum and Instruction in Early Childhood Education

3

EDUC3025 Teaching of English in Kindergarten

1.5

EDUC3026 Guidance And Counselling In Early Childhood

3

EDUC3027 Assessing Young Children

3

EDUC3028 Integrated General Studies And Scientific Activities

3

EDUC3029 Language and Literature For Children

1.5

3 Free Electives

9

Total Credits:     

39

 

 

Year IV 

 Credits

Compulsory Courses (Major):

EDUC4003 Supervised Teaching And School Experience

6

3 Free Electives

9

Total Credits:  

  15

 

Graduation Credits:

133

 

 

Free Electives *

EDUC1001

Philosophy of Education

EDUC2028

Integrated Creative Activities

EDUC2029

Playing And Learning

EDUC2030

Parental Education And Involvement

EDUC2031

Creative Physical Activities And Equipment For Young Children

EDUC2065

Teaching of Music II

EDUC2066

Visual Art II: Theory And Practice

EDUC3002

Educational Research

EDUC3031

Educational Evaluation

EDUC3032

Teaching Drama To Young Children

EDUC3033

Education Planning and Creation of Learning Environment

EDUC3035

Digital Resources Application In Kindergarten

EDUC3036

Assessment and Improvement of Effective Teacher-child Interactions in Early Years Education

EDUC4015

Teaching in Inclusive Settings

 

 

* Students can also choose any courses offered by all bachelor's degree programmes of UM.

 

Course Description

 

 

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