TEPI205-23YC1 (C) Year C First Half 2023

Professional Responsibilities and Relationships/Nga Tirohanga Whanui

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 13 February 2023
End Date: Sunday, 25 June 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 26 February 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 28 May 2023


This course will support initial teacher education students to explore their role as a committed member of the teaching profession.

Learning Outcomes

On the successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Analyse effective pedagogies for advocacy, sustainability, social justice and leadership within the early childhood curriculum and management of an early childhood service.
2. Investigate and report on ethical issues and ethical decision making in early childhood settings.
3. Analyse the central role of whānau in early childhood settings and the teacher's role in supporting and sustaining this.
4. Identify and analyse ways in which an early childhood teacher should take part in decision-making and advocacy processes about issues that relate to the early childhood field.


Timetable Note

Course Coordinator

Michelle Clarke


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Essay 22 Mar 2023 50%
Teaching and Learning Reflections 31 May 2023 50%

Textbooks / Resources

Required Texts:    Please refer to the Course Learn Site

Recommended Readings:   Please refer to the Course Learn Site

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $821.00

International fee $3,750.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see School of Teacher Education .

All TEPI205 Occurrences

  • TEPI205-23YC1 (C) Year C First Half 2023
  • TEPI205-23YC1 (D) Year C First Half 2023 (Distance)