Attestation of College Studies (ACS) – Early Childhood Education
Start date: September 17, 2021
Duration and schedule: 2 years | 1,260 hours program including 300 hours of internship | Day courses during weekends, full-time
Location: Intercultural and International Education Centre of Marie-Victorin College, 4975 Paré street, Montreal, Quebec, H4P 1P4 Canada
*Please note: This program is currently being offered online
COVID-19: According to the current trend, we consider it preferable to envision a Winter 2021 Session where teaching will be mainly delivered via remote learning. Although, some activities such as workshops or laboratory work will be conducted in person, while ensuring full compliance with health guidelines for your safety and health as well as that of the staff.
In an effort to provide outstanding and personalized service, Marie-Victorin College now has an official partner dedicated specifically to the recruitment and admission of Indian students. We invite you to contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org to begin the process now. For Chinese student, please contact email@example.com.
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We look forward to having you with us and welcoming you soon!
General Program Objectives
A childhood educator works with children between 0 and 12 years of age. The Attestation of Collegial Studies program prepares future educators so they can fulfill the following tasks and responsibilities:
- Address the basic needs of children.
- Address the children’s psychological and educational needs.
- Work in partnership with different individuals.
- Participate actively and regularly in daily activities and team meetings with their colleagues
- Design and revise the educational program, combining flexibility and thoroughness, in their quest for educational coherence
A dynamic Team of Dedicated Teachers and Professionals
Let our experienced team help you to gain the knowledge and technical skills you need to become part of the working world. Our academic staff is continuously updating the program content in order to keep up to date with industry needs.
Internship in your Field of Study
As part of the program, you will have the opportunity to gain industry experience through an internship or "stage". A coordinator will assist you in finding a work placement and will support you throughout your internship.
Marie-Victorin’s Intercultural and International Education Centre (IIEC) has spacious, newly renovated classrooms and networked computer labs, which provide a pleasant working atmosphere. The IIEC provides an excellent learning environment adapted to the needs of adult students.
In order to be admitted to the Attestation of College Studies (ACS) program in Early Childhood Education, a candidate must meet one the following conditions:
- Grade 12 or recognized higher secondary equivalent
- Fluency in English with an overall band score of 6.0 of IELTS with no band result less than 5.5 in any individual module; or successful completion of pathway program from a recognized partner.
- Applicant must be at least 18 years old.
Marie Victorin College - Continuing education - ACS
322-101-MV Introduction to the profession
322-201-MV Psychomotricity of the child
322-711-MV Health and Food in Educational Services
322-712-MV Prevention and intervention in risk situations in educational services
322-713-MV Principle of educational action
350-710-MV The Needs of the child 1
322-311-MV The child and the language
322-305-MV Sound and movement
322-700-MV Internship 1: introduction to the profession
350-711-MV The Needs of the child 2
322-708-MV Educational activities for children 5 to 12 years old
322-303-MV Artistic expression
322-202-MV Children’s documentation and dramatic expression
322-714-MV Communication and collaboration in educational services
322-408-MV The child and the social and emotional development
322-310-MV The child and the intellectual development
322-706-MV Educational activities for children Oto 18 months old
322-409-MV Observation in day care
322-707-MV Educational activities for children 18 months to 5 years old
322-717-MV Analysis and intervention with children with different needs
322-715-MV Educational activities and pedagogical approach
322-810-MV Internship 2: experimentation in day care