Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Early Childhood Education) in Leadership and Special Needs

Special Features

Special Features

Professional Upgrading: The programme meets the policy requirements set by the Education Bureau for principals to possess a degree in early childhood education.

Special Features

Interactive Learning Mode: The teaching methods encourage students to reflect and build upon their practical experience.

Special Features

Diverse Needs Specialization: The programme provides training recognized by the Social Welfare Department for those teaching in special child care service units.

This programme is designed for qualified early childhood educators and in-service Certificate / Higher Diploma in Kindergarten Education Programme or pre-service Certificate / Higher Diploma in Early Childhood Education Programme or equivalent.

This is a four-year part-time programme that consists of 81 credit points. It comprises domains such as Major, Core, Interdisciplinary Course, Electives, Education Studies, Field Experience, Final Year Project, General Education, English Enhancement Course.

Students are normally required to attend two to three 3-hour sessions per week. Classes may be scheduled on weekdays during daytime or evenings and/or on weekends at the Tai Po Campus, Tseung Kwan O Study Centre, North Point Study Centre, and/or Kowloon Tong Satellite Study Centre, as decided by the University. Some classes may also be offered on Saturday afternoons at one of the campuses.

Mainly Chinese. English or Putonghua will be used as the language of instruction for relevant courses as appropriate.

  • Holder of Certificate/ Higher Diploma in Kindergarten Education or Certificate/ Higher Diploma in Early Childhood Education or equivalent, such as the Higher Diploma in Child Care and Education.
  • Interview may be required.

The tuition fee for the programme is HK$28,100 per annum for local students. This fee is provisional and subject to adjustment.