Diploma in Early Childhood Development and Education - Finstock Evarsity College | Educartis

12 months


Course Overview

This 18 month Diploma in Early Childhood Development (ECD) and Education has been designed to give students the hands-on education, tools, and knowledge they need to work with children up to the age of 8 years old in both educational and care settings. Taken conveniently online and offered by Finstock Evarsity College, this diploma will provide learners with the capacity to engage in innovative approaches to teaching and learning and they'll have the opportunity to reflect on the social, ethical, and professional expectations of this field. 

Teaching can be a challenging profession, but there are numerous benefits to this career. Whether you feel a calling to impact the lives of students, or are drawn to the profession for the ability to make a difference in the eduction system at large, this field will allow you to make a significant contribution and positive impact on the community you live in. There is also a high degree of  mobility in this sector and teachers can go on to become administrators, guidance counsellors, or social workers. If this sounds like the right choice for you, this Diploma in Early Childhood Development and Education will prepare you with the right skills, mind-set, and knowledge you need to thrive in this field. 
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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

After successful completion of the course, learners will be able to: 

  • Fully understand the child development process and the needs of the growing child. 
  • Demonstrate initiative and judgment when problem solving and have a broad and coherent knowledge of diverse students and how they learn. 
  • Engage professionally with colleagues, families, and students, and present clear, coherent, and independent thoughts, knowledge, and ideas. 
  • Utilise contemporary teaching methodologies to adapt to the changing education environment and demand. 
  • Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments. 

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Certification obtained

Diploma in Early Childhood Development and Education awarded by Finstock Evarsity 

What jobs will I qualify for?

This course prepares students for careers such as: 

  • Early Childhood Tutor
  • Child Counsellor 
  • School Administrator 
  • Teacher 



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When do I start?

Next available course

Admission Criteria

To be eligible for this course, students require: 

  • A Minimum KCSE Grade of C - (Minus) 

How do I apply?

To apply for this course, students must:

  • Fill out the relevant online application form. 
  • Pay a registration fee of 1,000 KES 

Payment options

The total fee for this course is 123,000 KES. It is broken down as follows: 

  • Tuition: 102,000 KES 
  • Administration Fee: 5000 KES 
  • Internal Exams: 15,000 KES 
  • Registration: 1,000 KES 
Instalment Payments: Fees are payable in instalments as follows: 

  • Instalment 1: 51,000 KES
  • Instalment 2: 36,000 KES 
  • Instalment 3: 36,000 KES 
  • Partial scholarships are available for students. 

Detailed course information

This course is taken online and offered by Finstock Evarsity College. The topics explored include: 

  • Communication Skills
  • English Language
  • ICT
  • Introduction to Child Psychology
  • Health Nutrition 
  • Basic Mathematics 
  • Music, Movement, and Creative Activities 
  • Physical Activities 
  • Teaching Practice 

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