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EDBT6502 - Early Intervention in Early Childhood
Faculty of Education and Social Work - 4 credit points
HECS Band seven
Domestic Fee: $2,260
International Fee: $2,580
EFTSL: 0.083333333
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Department: Faculty of Education and Social Work
Offered session(s): 1
Prerequisites: EDBT5626 and EDBT5676 and EDBT5559 and EDBT5560
Teacher/Coordinator: Ms Cathy Little

Classes: 1x 2-hr seminar/wk for 9 wks in wks 1-7 and wks 12-13 and 6 hrs field placement

Assessment: 1 x 20 min in-class presentation (20%) and 1 x 2000 wd critique (50%) and 1 x 1300 wd situational analysis (30%)

The focus of the unit is on the principles of inclusion, constructed views of normality, individual differences, identification and assessment of babies' and young children's development, and support for children and families. Transitions across multiple contexts over the time young children are in early childhood services will also be addressed. The unit looks at children in the contexts of their families, and offers ways to empower and support families as they make decisions about their children's development and education. Includes six hours field placement in an early intervention setting.
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