Early childhood care and education

Program: B.Sc. Early Childhood Care & Education

Early Childhood Care and Education is a program is oriented towards developing skills of infant stimulation, preschool teaching and implementation of a developmentally appropriate early childhood program.

Duration :3 years.

Eligibility :HSC in Home Science / Science / Arts / Commerce

Objectives of the Program :

  • To sensitize the students to the needs of infants and preschool children.
  • To enhance skills of planning and implementation of a developmentally appropriate early childhood programme.
  • To develop skills for infant stimulation and preschool teaching.
  • To enhance skill of planning and implementation of developmental programs for holistic development of children.
  • To develop skills in handling differently-abled children in early inclusive setups
This program may be the right choice for those who
  • Find it interesting to observe and understand the psychology behind human behaviour.
  • Are nurturing and patient and would like to work with children.
  • Have effective communication skills.
  • Are keen to make a difference in the lives of children.
Professional Opportunities:
  • Set up own preschool or Early Childhood Education Center.
  • Work as an Early Childhood Educator in regular/ inclusive settings.
  • Work as a coordinator at Creche and Day Care Centres.
  • Entrepreneur in designing developmentally appropriate educational teaching aids and toys for children.
  • Conduct language enrichment, creativity and personality development classes for children.
  • Organize summer camps and special events for children and youth.
  • Work as a child advocate in Non Government Organizations.
Opportunities for further education:
  • MSc. In Early Childhood Care and Education.
  • MSc. in Human Development.
  • BEd/MEd in Special Education.
  • MSW in Social Work.
  • Masters in Educational Technology.