Master of Early Childhood Studies
If you like working with children this is the right path to a career in children education.

Master of Early Childhood Studies

go to a list of Masters programmes in Early Childhood Studies

What implies the Masters programme?

This Masters course connects people with a wide range of professional backgrounds, who are interested in the innovative field of childhood studies.

It is an advantage to have already a broad background knowledge in this area, because you will deal with a variety of disciplines such as psychology, child health, social policy, anthropology, sociology, history and education. You will learn to address the specific educational and social needs of young children.

The Masters programme will teach you to understand, represent and to defend children in our society.  A strong emphasis lies on intercultural, gender-specific and migration-related subjects; also here your education is most needed!

Your career opportunities after the Master of Early Childhood Studies

Normally, your Master of Early Childhood Studies will last one to two years and you need to hold a bachelor degree or similar degree. With a successful completion of this Masters programme, you have several opportunities to find an employment:

  • Employment in childhood centres / institutes
  • Nursery coordinator / parent education
  • Child and family advocacy
  • Working with young children
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The following schools are offering the Master of Early Childhood Studies:

    study programmes     universities
comprehensive profile   Youth, Education and Society     Utrecht University
comprehensive profile   Youth Studies     Utrecht University
comprehensive profile   Clinical Child, Family and Education Studies     Utrecht University
  Lehramt an Grundschulen   comprehensive profile   Leuphana Universität Lüneburg
  M.A. Counseling (Ehe-, Familien-, Lebensberatung)   comprehensive profile   Theologische Hochschule Friedensau
  Sociology (Youth, Community & Social Regeneration)   comprehensive profile   University of Limerick
  Critical Youth and Community Studies     University of the West of Scotland
  Community and Youth Work     University of Hull
  Applied Studies (Child Welfare and Protection)     University of Stirling
  Youth Work and Community Development     De Montfort University
  Education (Primary Education)     University of Cambridge
  Child & Youth Care Studies (distance learning)     University of Strathclyde
  Social Work     University of East Anglia
  Anthropology of Childhood, Youth and Education     Brunel University London
  Childhood and Youth     The Open University
  Children and Young People     Anglia Ruskin University
  Youth Work, Health and Community     De Montfort University
  Childhood Studies and Professional Practice     Aberystwyth University
  Child Centred Interprofessional Practice     Kingston University
  Child Welfare and Wellbeing     Oxford Brookes University
  Community and Youth Work     Goldsmiths, University of London
  Advanced Social Work with Children and Families     University of Bristol
  Pastoral Care, Guidance and Pupil Support     University of Aberdeen
  Social Work     Lancaster University
  Childhood Practice     University of Glasgow
  TESOL for Young Learners     University of Leeds
  Early Childhood     University of Chester
  Education (Child Development and Education)     University of Oxford
  Child Welfare     Lancaster University
  Educational Leadership     The University of Buckingham
  Early Years     University College Birmingham
  Children & Young People’s Literacy, Language & Literature     University of Strathclyde
  Education - Childhood and Youth Studies     Oxford Brookes University
  Child Studies     King's College London
  Childhood Studies     University of Leeds
  Child and Adolescent Mental Health     University College London
  International Child Studies     King's College London
  Safeguarding     Birmingham City University
  Sociology of Childhood and Children's Rights     University College London
  Early Childhood Studies     London Metropolitan University
  ...     ...

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