Faculty of Education & Liberal Sciences Online Programme

Diploma in Early Childhood Education – ODL

(N-DL/143/4/0167) (MQA/PA 11926) 11/2024

Programme Description

The Diploma in Early Childhood Education – ODL programme at City University Malaysia is a comprehensive and practical-oriented programme designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and competencies necessary for a rewarding career in the field of early childhood education. The Diploma in Early Childhood Education programme aims to develop graduates who are equipped with the necessary knowledge, skills, and attitudes to support the holistic development of young children.

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Programme Highlights

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Subjects offered*

  • Academic English
  • Principles of Management
  • Child Growth and Development
  • Introduction to Early Childhood Education
  • Professional Communication
  • Curriculum and Development
  • Science for Young Children
  • Social Studies in ECE


*(not limited to)


  • SPM/O-Levels: 3 credits in any subjects.
  • SKM (Level 3, MQF): relevant fields and undergo a screening and bridging program.
  • Certificate (Level 3, MQF) – minimum CGPA of 2.0 in relevant field, or any equivalent qualification.
  • Senior Middle 3 UEC: minimum of 3 B’s.
  • STPM: Grade C (GPA 2.0) in any subject, or any equivalent qualification
  • STAM: minimum grade of Maqbul.
  • 10-11 years of schooling: exit qualification in the country of origin with 3 credits.

For International Students

IELTS 5.0 or equivalent

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