EC711

EC711 : Intercultural Pedagogy in Early Childhood Education

This course examines how the changing multicultural world may impact on teaching and learning in early childhood contexts and encourages you to engage in critical reflection in order to play a more active role in advocating for children and families from diverse cultural backgrounds. By engaging in deep critical evaluation and reflection, you develop a sound understanding of concepts surrounding multiculturalism and a range of cultural perspectives that influence practices of particular cultural groups. You are encouraged to critically reflect on the place of intercultural pedagogy in an early childhood context, and consider ways to apply it in practice.