Completion Requirements

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

There are no specific examination regulations, assessment and grading methods employed by this Program. The examination regulations, assessment methods and grading system for this Program are the same as the relevant general university regulations.

Graduation Requirements

Students are eligible for graduation after successfully completing 240 ECTS credits in the courses listed in the Program Structure.
Furthermore, a student can graduate only if their CGPA is greater or equal to 5.00 out of 10.00. Graduating students with a CGPA less than 5.00 might have to take extra courses or repeat a number of courses in order to improve their grades.

Access to Further Studies

The graduates of the Program have access to graduate studies (2nd and 3rd Cycle) in disciplines related with the discipline of education.

Contact Information

Dr. Chrisa Nitsiou
Assistant Professor
Department of Pre-primary Education
Frederick University
Address: 7, Y. Frederickou Str.
Pallouriotisa, Nicosia 1036
Cyprus
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Semester breakdown

Course Structure Diagram


SEMESTER 1
CodeNameECTS
ECART100ART I - ART AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION5
ECCOM101INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SCIENCE5
ECENG100ENGLISH I5
ECPPP100PRESCHOOL PEDAGOGY5
ECPSY101DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY - THE FIRST SIX YEARS5
ECSEP101SCHOOL EXPERIENCE I IN PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL5
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 2
CodeNameECTS
ECENG103ENGLISH II5
ECHED100CHILD CARE AND HEALTH OF PRE-SCHOOL CHILD5
ECLIT100MODERN GREEK LITERATURE5
ECMUS100TEACHING OF MUSIC AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION5
ECPED100PHYSICAL EDUCATION I - INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL EDUCATION AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION5
GENERAL ELECTIVE5
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 3
CodeNameECTS
ECDRA200CREATIVE DRAMA5
ECPED200PHYSICAL EDUCATION II - TEACHING OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION5
ECSED200INTRODUCTION TO SPECIAL EDUCATION5
ECSEP201SCHOOL EXPERIENCE II IN PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL5
ECTEC201EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION5
FREE ELECTIVE5
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 4
CodeNameECTS
ECART200ART II - THE TEACHING OF ART AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION5
ECDIS200RESEARCH METHODS IN EDUCATION AND STATISTICS5
ECDRA202PUPPETRY5
ECGRK201TEACHING OF GREEK AS A SECOND LANGUAGE AT THE PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION5
GENERAL ELECTIVE5
FREE ELECTIVE5
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 5
CodeNameECTS
ECCUR300TEACHING METHODS AND ENVIRONMENT PLANNING IN PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION6
ECEDE300EDUCATIONAL EVALUATION AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION6
ECGRK300MODERN GREEK LANGUAGE6
ECHED301THE HEALTH PROMOTING SCHOOL6
ECLAD300CHILD LANGUAGE AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION AND ITS DISORDERS6
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 6
CodeNameECTS
ECLAN300GREEK LANGUAGE EDUCATION IN PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL6
ECLPD300LEARNING, PLAY AND DEVELOPMENT6
ECMAT300BASIC MATHEMATIC CONCEPTS AND THE TEACHING OF MATHEMATICS AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION6
ECSEP301SCHOOL EXPERIENCE III IN PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL6
ECTLC301TEACHING CHILDREN'S LITERATURE IN PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION6
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 7
CodeNameECTS
ECPSY401PSYCHOLOGY OF LEARNING6
ECSCI401TEACHING SCIENCE IN PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION6
ECSEP401SCHOOL EXPERIENCE IV IN PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL12
EDUCATION ELECTIVE6
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 8
CodeNameECTS
ECENV400EDUCATION FOR THE ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION6
ECINE400INTERCULTURAL EDUCATION6
ECMED401MUSEUM EDUCATION AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION6
ECSED401EARLY INTERVENTION TO DEVELOPMENT PROBLEMS AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION6
EDUCATION ELECTIVE6
TOTAL30

 

Admission Requirements

Specific Admission Requirements

There are no specific admission requirements for this Program. Candidates can be admitted to the Program only if they satisfy the general admission requirements of the University.

Recognition of Prior Learning

There are no specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning for this Program. Candidates can be granted transfer credits according to the general arrangements for recognition of prior learning of the University.

Courses

Qualification Requirements

The Program is based on the ECTS credit accumulation mode of study. Students can be awarded the BEd in Pre-primary Education upon completion of 240 credits. These credits are allocated to compulsory and elective courses as shown in the table below. The list of compulsory and elective courses is provided in the Program’s course structure.

Module GroupECTS
Required Courses208
Education Electives12
General Electives10
Free Electives10
TOTAL240

Required Courses Modules

The student must successfully complete 208 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week
1 ECART100ART I - ART AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION53
2 ECART200ART II - THE TEACHING OF ART AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION53
3 ECCOM101INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SCIENCE52
4 ECCUR300TEACHING METHODS AND ENVIRONMENT PLANNING IN PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63
5 ECDIS200RESEARCH METHODS IN EDUCATION AND STATISTICS53
6 ECDRA200CREATIVE DRAMA52
7 ECDRA202PUPPETRY53
8 ECEDE300EDUCATIONAL EVALUATION AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63
9 ECENG100ENGLISH I52
10 ECENG103ENGLISH II52
11 ECENV400EDUCATION FOR THE ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63
12 ECGRK201TEACHING OF GREEK AS A SECOND LANGUAGE AT THE PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION52
13 ECGRK300MODERN GREEK LANGUAGE63
14 ECHED100CHILD CARE AND HEALTH OF PRE-SCHOOL CHILD53
15 ECHED301THE HEALTH PROMOTING SCHOOL63
16 ECINE400INTERCULTURAL EDUCATION63
17 ECLAD300CHILD LANGUAGE AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION AND ITS DISORDERS63
18 ECLAN300GREEK LANGUAGE EDUCATION IN PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL63
19 ECLIT100MODERN GREEK LITERATURE52
20 ECLPD300LEARNING, PLAY AND DEVELOPMENT63
21 ECMAT300BASIC MATHEMATIC CONCEPTS AND THE TEACHING OF MATHEMATICS AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63
22 ECMED401MUSEUM EDUCATION AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63
23 ECMUS100TEACHING OF MUSIC AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION53
24 ECPED100PHYSICAL EDUCATION I - INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL EDUCATION AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION53
25 ECPED200PHYSICAL EDUCATION II - TEACHING OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION53
26 ECPPP100PRESCHOOL PEDAGOGY53
27 ECPSY101DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY - THE FIRST SIX YEARS53
28 ECPSY401PSYCHOLOGY OF LEARNING63
29 ECSCI401TEACHING SCIENCE IN PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63
30 ECSED200INTRODUCTION TO SPECIAL EDUCATION52
31 ECSED401EARLY INTERVENTION TO DEVELOPMENT PROBLEMS AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63
32 ECSEP101SCHOOL EXPERIENCE I IN PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL52
33 ECSEP201SCHOOL EXPERIENCE II IN PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL53
34 ECSEP301SCHOOL EXPERIENCE III IN PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL63
35 ECSEP401SCHOOL EXPERIENCE IV IN PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL126
36 ECTEC201EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION53
37 ECTLC301TEACHING CHILDREN'S LITERATURE IN PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63

Education Electives Modules

The student must successfully complete 12 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week
1 ECART400CHILDREN'S ART AND ILLUSTRATION63
2 ECCUR402CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63
3 ECDIS001DISSERTATION I63
4 ECDIS002DISSERTATION II63
5 ECDRA400STORYTELLING AND DRAMA TECHNIQUES63
6 ECEDD400EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION / MANAGEMENT AT PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL63
7 ECGFA125FIRST AID FOR PRE-PRIMARY TEACHERS63
8 ECGTE100TEACHING ENGLISH FOR PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63
9 ECMAT400SPECIAL ISSUES IN MATHEMATICS EDUCATION AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63
10 ECMOV400MOVEMENT IN PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63
11 ECPCO400PARENT COUNCELLING ( FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGE CHILDREN)63
12 ECREG400RELIGIOUS EDUCATION AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63
13 ECSOC401SOCIOLOGY OF EDUCATION63
14 ECTEC401USE OF AUDIOVISUAL TECHNOLOGY AT PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION63

General Electives Modules

The student must successfully complete 10 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week
1 ECCAN400CONVERSATION ANALYSIS52
2 ECENV300ISSUES OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT52
3 ECGED115GENDER AND HEALTH52
4 ECGED117THEATRE FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES (PLAYS AND PERFORMANCES)52
5 ECGED123ART AS A THERAPEUTIC TOOL FOR VULNERABLE GROUPS52
6 ECGED128ARTISTIC EXPRESSION AS A WAY OF COMMUNICATION52
7 ECGED400LIFELONG PHYSICAL ACTIVITY52
8 ECHED402TOPICS OF HEALTH52

Free Electives Modules

Free Elective is subject offered by department of the University for which a student is qualified to register

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