EC short term study opportunity in Japan

A two-week Early Childhood Education Japan study tour program

Receive credit towards your Bachelor degree

Receive $3,000 New Colombo Plan Mobility Scholarship to support your study in Japan

Eligibility requirements

The Australian Federal Government has provided UNE and the School of Education with 10 mobility scholarships for the Early Childhood Education Japan Study Tour program under the New Colombo Plan.

Students who receive a scholarship for the Early Childhood Education Japan Study Tour program must be:

  • an Australian Citizen. Students with dual citizenship or permanent residency or similar in another location/country are eligible, however, they must undertake their study in a third Host location, of which they do not have citizenship or residency right
  • in their 3rd or 4th year of the B.Ed. (Early Childhood and Primary) degree at UNE
  • aged 18 to 28 inclusive at the commencement of the study program
  • not have already completed EDEC421, EDEC 321 or OSSE 300

Here is a sample schedule from the 2016 program.

Applications to participate in the program will again be open late this year

If you have any further enquiries, please contact Dr Yukiyo Nishida (yukiyo.