Course curriculum

  • 1

    Identifying & Reducing Risk

    • First things first

    • Child Safety

    • Developing and teaching rules

    • Safe Environment

    • Supervision

    • Assignment Unit 5

    • Introduction

    • Useful Websites

    • Testing the terminology

  • 2

    The Health & Safety of Children

    • Providing a Healthy Environment

    • Nutrition, food and physical activity

    • Health Standard

    • Medication

    • Testing the terminology

  • 3

    Promoting & Providing Healthy Food & Drinks

    • The Four Broad Principles Of The Early Childhood Curriculum

    • Why knowledge about food and nutrition is important

    • Childhood Obesity

    • Looking Critically At The Food Environment

    • Identifying Priorities For Food And Nutrition

    • Behavioural Milestones

    • Why a supportive food environment is important

    • Getting Ready

    • Getting Started

    • When Writing Policy & Implementation Plans

    • Australian Guide to Healthy Eating

    • The Healthy Eating Pyramid

    • Resources

    • Testing the knowledge

    • Testing the terminology

  • 4

    The Importance of Play in Early Childhood

    • The Benefits of Play Copy

    • The Importance of Play in Early Childhood Development

    • Playing with Children

    • Types of Play

    • Benefits of Play

    • Resources

    • Testing the terminology