Do you need to take a course that meets the requirements for an ECE-Assistant Certificate? Would you like to take additional courses towards an ECE certificate?
VIU is offering 6 introductory ECEC courses that also incorporate Aboriginal Head Start principles and guidelines over 16 months. These courses are part-time and offered online and via Zoom conferencing.
Fall Semester: 2019
ECEC 110 Child Development I
ECEC 130 Principles and Practices of Wellness
Spring Semester: 2020
ECEC 120 Principles and Practices of Guiding and Caring
Intersession/Summer Semester: 2020
ECEC 111 Child Development II
Fall Semester: 2020
Two more courses will be offered in the Fall of 2020.
How to Apply
Students can apply online at viu.ca/apply or obtain an Application for Admission form, which is available at the Registration Centres on campus. When the Registration Centre confirms that you have been admitted, you will be advised of when and how to register and pay for your courses. We regret that enrolment in this program is limited. Not every student who meets or exceeds the minimum admission requirements will necessarily be admitted to the program.
Students can apply online at https://www.educationplannerbc.ca/ and create an account. Use the Program Selection and drop down menu for Admission Category (drop down menus)
WHAT CATEGORY BEST DESCRIBES YOU?
Applying to an Undergraduate Program
SELECT YOUR SUBJECT AREA
Professional Development and Training (Continuing Education...)
SELECT YOUR PROGRAM
Early Childhood Education Assistant - Online Courses Only
WHICH TERM DO YOU WISH TO START?
Next Available Intake.
Please contact Melanie Cousins, Admissions Assistant, for more information regarding your application and/or registering in the courses.
Enrolment in this program is limited to AHS Employees.
When the Registration Centre confirms that you have been admitted, you will be advised of when and how to register and pay for your courses.
The program starts in September 2019.
The Vancouver Island University Calendar is available online.
Visit our website at viu.ca/programs
Indigenous Education Navigator: Robert Mahikwa
Phone: 250.753-3245 Ext. 2211