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EDBT6504 - Administration 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 EDBT5556 and EDBT5557 and one of either EDBT5554 or EBT5560
Teacher/Coordinator: Ms Cathy Little

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

Assessment: 1 x policy development and analysis 2000 wds (45%) and 1 x essay 1500 wds (35%) and 1 x 15 min in-class presentation (20%)

This unit outlines the management and leadership issues involved in organising and sustaining early childhood services, the social and political context within which services are operating as well as the legal and other responsibility of centre based supervisors. Early Childhood educators must be competent leaders and advocates for change in the early childhood field and must be able to encourage team building, enthusiasm, good communication skills and harmonious work environments in addition to keeping up to date with mandatory management practices.
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