The Development and Learning through Play in ECE Certificate Programme aims to enable students to gain competence in developing appropriate play-based early childhood programmes to meet the needs of individual children in ECE settings. It also aims to provide the foundation where students can plan, implement, and evaluate various early childhood curricula approaches and programmes that foster children’s holistic development.
4 months, from 6:30pm to 9:30pm
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Face to face teaching
Both English and Cantonese classes are available. For details, please click here for the class schedule.
$4,950 (collected on an equal monthly installments basis)
Tuition fee to be settled by four installments, 1st/2nd/3rd installment each HK$1,238 and 4th installment HK$1236, the first installment has to be settled upon submitting the application.
Professional Certificate in Play-based Pedagogy
Students who have completed all four constituent courses and fulfilled relevant course and attendance requirements will be awarded with a Professional Certificate in Play-based Pedagogy which is equivalent to a HKQF Level 4 qualification.
(I) Development and Learning through Play in ECE
(II) Supporting Emergent Literacy through Play
(III) Developing Children’s Expressive and Creative Arts through Play-based Approach
(IV) Building Partnerships with Families in Play-based Educational Programme
Certificate Award at HKQF Level 4
A Certificate Award of Completion will be awarded to students who obtained a passing grade and fulfilled the attendance requirement in individual courses. The award is equivalent to a HKQF Level 4 qualification.
b) By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
1. Pay by cheque
Payable to Yew Chung College of Early Childhood Education Limited
2. Pay by bank transfer (through ATM or online banking)
Bank Name: Hang Seng Bank Limited
Account name: Yew Chung College of Early Childhood Education Limited
Bank account number: 024-239-558778-001
Bank address: Shops 9-10, 1/F, Tung Ning Building, 251 Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong.
SWIFT BIC: HASEHKHH
3. Pay by cash or EPS on campus in person
13 August 2021 (Friday)
For graduates applying for YCCECE’s HDECE/BEdECE programme, the credits gained for this programme can be recognised under its credit transfer and exemption policy.
This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund and eligible students can apply for tuition subsidies from the government. Please contact our college for enquiries on eligibility and the application process.
1. Eligibility Criteria
a. Hong Kong residents who have the right of abode or the right to land or to remain in Hong Kong without restriction.
b. Upon successful completion of the CEF reimbursable course and paid-up tuition fees on a monthly instalment basis.
c. Candidates aged between 18 and 70.
d. Applicable to CEF reimbursable courses that bear the CEF logo.
2. Guidance Notes
a. Application form and relevant documentary proof can be provided to applicants who has successfully completed the CEF reimbursable course, applicants should submit all kinds of relevant documents to OCEF.
b. The maximum entitlement for new applicants is HK$20,000. For applicants who have opened CEF accounts before 1 April 2019, they are eligible for claiming the additional HK$10,000 subsidy and the unused balance (if any) of the original subsidy of HK$10,000. The co-payment ratios by learners (i.e. the percentage of fees to be borne by learners) for the first HK$10,000 subsidy is 20% of the course fee* and that for the second HK$10,000 subsidy is 40% of the course fee.
3. Reimbursement Procedures
The application must be submitted within one year upon the successful completion of the course. Late applications will not be accepted. The completed application form [SFO 313 (2020)] with certification by institution / course provider together with copies of supporting documents [Hong Kong Smart Identity Card, documentary proof of course fee paid, documentary proof that the applicant has successfully completed the CEF reimbursable course, documentary proof of passing the specified benchmark test / examination, benchmark test / examination fee receipts (if applicable) and the front page of the applicant’s bank passbook or bank statement showing the name, account number and bank name / bank code] should be submitted to OCEF:
a. Mail to Office of the Continuing Education Fund (Units 07-11, 25/F., CDW Building, 388 Castle Peak Road, Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong)
b. Applicants may also place their applications in the drop-in boxes located at 12/F Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices
4. Form & Download
Continuing Education Fund Reimbursement Application Form
This course is an eligible course under the Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme.
The College reserves the right to cancel any programme, revise programme content or change the class schedule(s) / venue(s) etc if circumstances so warrant.
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