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Institute of Early Childhood

Advanced standing for Singaporean students

IEC Articulation Agreement

Dreaming of pursuing your studies in Sydney? If you are an Early Childhood Diploma student from Singapore Temasek or Ngee Ann Polytechnic, you can now gain entry and credit towards the internationally recognised Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood) (Birth to 12). The advanced standing program offers you the oppportunity to complete your degree sooner, and experience living and studying in one of the world's favourite cities.

Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood) (Birth to 12)

This degree equips you for teaching in long day care, preschool and primary school. You will receive extensive work experience training to help you will gain confidence and be ready to work as soon as you graduate. View course details

Why study early childhood at Macquarie University?

A world leader for over 100 years

Macquarie University has a long-standing reputation in teaching Early Childhood Education. It's Institute of Early Childhood has been a leader in early childhood education for over 100 years.

Teaching excellence

Our academic staff are talented, creative and dedicated experts in their fields, renowned for excellence in teaching and research.

First-class facilities

We help you succeed in your studies by providing you with the best learning support services, resources and research facilities.

Unique learning experience

Mia Mia, located within the Institute of Early Childhood is a long day care service that is internationally known for its excellence in early childhood education, teaching and research. Students can observe children at the centre gain valuable insights into the practical application of their course work to the teaching situation. Opportunities to teach in situ guided by Mia Mia's specialist staff are also invaluable.

Graduate success

The Institute of Early Childhood has helped thousands of graduates like founding members of the ARIA award winners The Wiggles, pursue their passion in early childhood and improve outcomes for children everywhere.

Interested in getting a head start in your early childhood career?

Find out what credit you might be eligible for based on your Diploma and the duration of your studies.

How it works

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