Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman


Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (Hons)


Early Childhood Education
Bachelor's Degree Program
Qualification Awarded
Bachelor of (Hons) Early Childhood Education
Awarding Institution
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman
Recognition of Qualification
Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
Course Duration
3 years
January, May, October
Class Location
  • UTAR Sungai Long Campus (Selangor)

Course Syllabus

Major Subjects
Year 1
Art, Craft and Drama for Early Childhood
Bahasa dan Literasi untuk Awal Kanak-Kanak
Child Development
Early Mathematics and Science
Elective I
Foundations of Early Childhood Education
Health, Safety and Nutrition for Early Childhood
Humanities for Early Childhood
Music and Movement for Early Childhood
Observing and Assessing Young Children Professionalism and Portfolio for Early Childhood Educators
Social Studies and Environment for Early Childhood
Technology for Early Childhood Education

Year 2
Child Care and Education
Children with Special Needs
Early Childhood Curriculum Planning and Development
Early Childhood Learning Environments
Elective II
English Language and Literacy for Early Childhood
Family & Community Partnerships in Early Childhood Education
Guiding Young Children
Mathematics and Science for Preschoolers
Physical Education for Early Childhood
Research Methods
Sociology in Malaysian Context
Spiritual and Moral Values for Early Childhood

Year 3
Administration and Management in Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Student Project
Elective III
Group Dynamics
National Language/ Other Languages
Sun Zi's Art of War and Business Strategies
Teaching Practice (Taska & Tadika)
Trends and Issues of Early Childhood Education

Entry Requirement

1. STPM: Grade C in 2 or 3 in the relevant subjects, depending on degree programmes
2. UEC: Grade B in 5 relevant subjects
3. A-Level: Grade E in 2 or 3 in the relevant subjects
4. SAM: ATAR 70 and Grade B in at least 2 relevant subjects
5. CPU: An average of 70% in 6 relevant subjects
6. UTAR Foundation Programme
7. Matriculation Certificate, Ministry of Education
8. Foundation/Diploma qualifications in the relevant fields
9. Other recognised equivalent qualifications

Course Fees

< RM50000 (estimated total amount of the tuition and miscellaneous fees for the entire program)
Tuition Fee
Application Fee

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Course Inquiry

Please email to: enquiry@utar.edu.my

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