Project Description

Master of Early Childhood Education (MECHE)

R/143/7/0097 & MQA/FA4916

Programme Synopsis

MECHE programme is designed to prepare working adults for high level academic study in early childhood and to conduct research in the area of early childhood education. The research project conducted by students will help them to learn basic research skills in early childhood education as well as to prepare them for graduate study at the doctoral level.

Normal Entry
i. Bachelor degree (MQF Level 6) with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or its equivalent as accepted by Senate; or
ii. Bachelor degree (MQF Level 6) or its equivalent with CGPA below 2.50 is acceptable subject to a minimum of 5 years working experience in related field.

OR

APEL entry
• Malaysian; and
• Candidate must be 30 years old and above in the year of application being made; and
• Posses Diploma/A-Levels/STPM qualification or equivalent; and
• Have previous working experience/learning relevant to the field applied; and
• Pass APEL Assessment for Master Degree (conducted by OUM)

Note:

  1. The provisional offer of admission will be revoked if the candidate:
    1. Fails to submit evidence of qualification within the stipulated date; or
    2. Does not meet the entry requirements of the University.
  2. Entry requirements are subject to change as stipulated by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency.
Year 1 Year 2
Sem 1 RM4,253 Sem 4 RM2,835
Sem 2 RM4,253 Sem 5 RM1,890
Sem 3 RM2,835 Sem 6 RM2,835
Total RM18,900

* Fees applicable to Malaysians and Permanent Residents only.
* International students are required to pay registration fees of RM1,000 and an additional 20% for the tuition fees.
* The University reserves the right to revise the fees without prior notice.


Discount for the Physically Challenged Learners (OKU) and Senior Citizens

The University offers 50% discount for:

  • Senior citizens aged 60 and above on registration date; and
  • Physically challenged learners – a valid Orang Kelainan Upaya (OKU) is required.

These discounts are for subject fees only and are not applicable for research and other fees. The discounts are also not valid for second time registration and repeating of subjects.

Learners who receive this discount are not entitled to other discounts and promotions.

Note

Processing fee:

  • RM50 (Malaysian) & RM100 (International Students)

Re-registration fee of RM220 per semester is chargeable for extension of Masters Projects

Financial options:

  • EPF (Account 2); or
  • Education or Personal Loan from commercial banks; or
  • HRDF (subject to employer’s eligibility); or

Payment Mode:

  • JomPAY; or
  • Internet Banking; or
  • Debit/Credit Card.
HMEC5213 EARLY CHILDHOOD CURRICULUM PLANNING AND ASSESSMENT
HMEC5233 PEDAGOGICAL APPROACHES IN EARLY CHILDHOOD SETTINGS
HMEC5123 QUALITY OR EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT FOR YOUNG CHILDREN
HMEC5333 ISSUES AND TRENDS IN EARLY CHILDHOOD
HMEC5323 EARLY INTERVENTION: THEORY AND PRACTICE
HMEC5413_V2 HOME, SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND CARE
HMEC5113_V2 CHILD DEVELOPMENT THEORIES
HMEC5424 EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH METHODS IN EARLY CHILDHOOD
HMEC5433 ACADEMIC WRITING
HMEC5223 MANAGING LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT IN EARLY CHILDHOOD ORGANISATION
HMEC5313_V2 COUNSELLING AND GUIDING CHILDREN IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
HMEC5516 MASTRE’S PROJECT
Apel credits – which subject eligible for Apel C
HMEC5223 Managing Learning and Development in Early Childhood Organisation
HMEC5233 Pedagogical Approaches to Early Childhood Settings
HMEC5333 Issues and Trends in Early Childhood
HMEC5413_V2 Home School and Community Partnership in Early Childhood Education and Care
DR ALIZA ALI
DR ALIZA ALIProgramme Director
Tel (Office) :
603 5520 5504
Email :
aliza_ali@oum.edu.my
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