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   Soziale Arbeit (M.A.)     FOM Hochschule für Oekonomie & Management
comprehensive profile   Youth, Education and Society     Utrecht University
comprehensive profile   Youth Studies     Utrecht University
  Sociology (Youth, Community & Social Regeneration)   comprehensive profile   University of Limerick
  M.A. Counseling (Ehe-, Familien-, Lebensberatung)   comprehensive profile   Theologische Hochschule Friedensau
  Children & Youth Studies   comprehensive profile   University College Dublin
  Child Welfare & Protection   comprehensive profile   University College Dublin
  Managing Youth Work Practice     Durham University
  Education (Early Years Pathway)     The University of Northampton
  Child Centred Interprofessional Practice     Kingston University
  Child & Youth Care Studies (distance learning)     University of Strathclyde
  Professional Practice in Childcare     Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
  Counselling Children and Young People     University of South Wales
  Education: Early Childhood     York St John University
  Child Protection and Adult Safeguarding     Buckinghamshire New University
  Safeguarding     Birmingham City University
  Early Childhood & Religious Education     Liverpool Hope University
  Applied Social Work Practice     University of Salford
  Youth Work, Health and Community     De Montfort University
  Professional Practice     Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
  Childrens Literature     University of Roehampton
  Pastoral Care, Guidance and Pupil Support     University of Aberdeen
  Child Development     Keele University
  Primary     University of Manchester
  Education (Primary Education) PACES entry only     University of Cambridge
  Education and Youth Work Studies     University of Huddersfield
  Community and Youth Work     University of Hull
  Early Childhood     University of Chester
  Early Childhood Studies     London Metropolitan University
  Advanced Child Protection Studies     University of Birmingham
  Critical Youth and Community Studies     University of the West of Scotland
  Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (Research)     King's College London
  Infancy and Early Childhood Development     University College London
  Education: Early Years     University of Derby
  Youth & Community Work     Liverpool Hope University
  Comparative European Perspectives: Youth Work and Social Disadvantage     University of Bedfordshire
  International Study of Early Childhood     Plymouth University
  Early Childhood and Philosophy of Education     Liverpool Hope University
  Youth and Community Work     The University of Northampton
  Early Years Pedagogue     University of Strathclyde
  ...     ...


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