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

The following schools are offering the Master of Early Childhood Studies:

    study programmes     universities
comprehensive profile   EDUCARE The Swedish Preschool Model   comprehensive profile   Jönköping University
comprehensive profile   Interventions in Childhood   comprehensive profile   Jönköping University
comprehensive profile   Youth Studies     Utrecht University
comprehensive profile   Youth, Education and Society     Utrecht University
comprehensive profile   Clinical Child, Family and Education Studies     Utrecht University
  Jugendhilfe - Konzeptionsentwicklung und Organisationsgestaltung   comprehensive profile   FH Münster
  M.A. Counseling (Ehe-, Familien-, Lebensberatung)   comprehensive profile   Theologische Hochschule Friedensau
  Lehramt an Grundschulen   comprehensive profile   Leuphana Universität Lüneburg
  Child Development     University of Stirling
  Childhood Studies and Professional Practice     Aberystwyth University
  Early Childhood & Religious Education     Liverpool Hope University
  Early Childhood and Education     Liverpool Hope University
  Childrens Literature     University of Roehampton
  Advanced Child Protection     University of Kent
  Social Work     Lancaster University
  International Study of Early Childhood     Plymouth University
  Integrated Practice with Children and their Families     University of Sheffield
  Youth Work, Health and Community     De Montfort University
  Childhood Studies     University of Leeds
  Youth and Community Development     University College Birmingham
  Advanced Social Work     Lancaster University
  Community and Youth Work     University of Hull
  Childhood and Youth     The Open University
  Early Childhood Studies     University of Roehampton
  Education (Primary Education)     University of Cambridge
  Advanced Child Protection Studies     University of Birmingham
  Education     Sheffield Hallam University
  Education (Child Development and Education)     University of Oxford
  Childhood and Culture     University of the West of England
  Education (Primary Education) PACES entry only     University of Cambridge
  Youth Work     University of Gloucestershire
  Sociology of Childhood and Children's Rights     University College London
  Pastoral Care, Guidance and Pupil Support     University of Aberdeen
  Childhood and Youth Studies     University of Sussex
  Childhood and Youth     Edge Hill University
  Child Psychology     Kingston University
  Child & Youth Care Studies (distance learning)     University of Strathclyde
  Play and Playwork     University of Gloucestershire
  Applied Studies (Child Welfare and Protection)     University of Stirling
  Education (Early Years )     Henley Business School
  ...     ...


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