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
  Child and Family Science   comprehensive profile   Leiden University
  Education and Child Studies   comprehensive profile   Leiden University
  Jugendhilfe - Konzeptionsentwicklung und Organisationsgestaltung   comprehensive profile   Fachhochschule Münster
  International Children’s Rights (Advanced)   comprehensive profile   Leiden University
  Orthopedagogiek   comprehensive profile   Leiden University
  Developmental Psychopathology in Education and Child Studies (Research)   comprehensive profile   Leiden University
  Kinderen met Leer- en Gedragsproblemen in het Onderwijs   comprehensive profile   Leiden University
  Jeugdrecht   comprehensive profile   Leiden University
  Advanced Child Protection Studies   comprehensive profile   University of Birmingham
  Child and Adolescent Mental Health     University College London
  Play and Playwork     University of Gloucestershire
  Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Wellbeing     University of Cumbria
  Applied Social Work Practice     University of Salford
  Education: Early Years     University of Derby
  Child Development     University of Stirling
  Integrated Practice with Children and their Families     University of Sheffield
  Child Development     Keele University
  Child Forensic Studies: Psychology and Law     University of Portsmouth
  Comparative European Perspectives: Youth Work and Social Disadvantage     University of Bedfordshire
  Childhood Studies     Swansea University
  Community and Youth Work     University of Hull
  Critical Youth and Community Studies     University of the West of Scotland
  Education (Early Years Leadership)     Birmingham City University
  Applied Child Psychology     Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
  Education     Sheffield Hallam University
  Education (Early Childhood Studies)     Teesside University
  Children & Young People’s Literacy, Language & Literature     University of Strathclyde
  Early Childhood     University of Worcester
  Education (Child Development and Education)     University of Oxford
  Education: Early Childhood     York St John University
  Managing Youth Work Practice     Durham University
  Applied Psychology (Healthcare) For Children And Young People     University of Edinburgh
  Youth and Community Work     University of Wales Trinity Saint David
  Advanced Child Protection     University of Kent
  Youth and Community Development     University College Birmingham
  Early Years Pedagogue     University of Strathclyde
  Working for Children and Young People     University of South Wales
  Education - Childhood and Youth Studies     Oxford Brookes University
  ...     ...


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