IGNOU – DECE Programme Syllabus 2019-2020

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Programme Name
Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE)
Duration
1 to 4 Years
Eligibility
10+2 or it’s Equivalent
Programme Fees
Rs. 2,000
Age Criteria
No Bar
More Details
Available Medium
English, Hindi, Tamil

Here we mention the IGNOU – DECE Programme Syllabus of IGNOU. After completing the 12th class students can get DECE course. Students can get more information by clicking on given “More Details” link.

IGNOUDECE Programme Syllabus:

Course Name
Credits 
Course Code    
 Organizing Child Care Services
 8
 DECE-1
 Child Health and Nutrition
 8
 DECE-2
 Services and Programmes for Children
 8
 DECE-3
 Project Work: Working With Young Children in a Child Care Setting
 8
 DECE-4

Subjects of Study:

Children Services 

  •  Some Theoretical Orientations in Early Childhood Education
  • Early Childhood Care and Education in Perspective
  • Organizations for Children

 Special Needs Children with-I

  • Services for Special Children
  • Introduction to Special Needs
  • Helping Parents Cope

Children with Special Needs-II

  • Children with Behavioural Problems
  • Children with Physical Disabilities
  • Children with Hearing Impairment
  • Children with Visual Impairment
  • Children with Mental Retardation

Communicating with Parents and the Community

  • Some Methods of Communication
  • Some Communication Aids
  • Concept of Communication
  • Some Themes and Messages in ECCE
  • Some Strategies in Communication

Managing Children’s Programmes

  • Basics of Management
  • Obtaining Funds and Formulating a Budget
  • A Case Study – ICDS Programme
  • A Case Study – Mobile Creches

Job Types After the Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE) Course:

  • Assistant Pre-primary Teacher
  • Home Tutor
  • Academic Coordinator
  • Early Childhood Education Content Developer
  • Centre Coordinator
  • Pre-primary Teacher
  • CareTaker

Employment Areas After the Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE) Course:

  • Children Hospitals
  • Academic Institutes
  • Community Health Centres
  • Day Care Centres
  • Anganwadis

Faculty IGNOU – DECE Programme

  • Dr Heena K. Bijli, Director
  • Prof Deeksha Kapur, Professor, Nutritional Sciences
  • Prof RP Singh, Professor, Rural Development
  • Dr SK Palit, Associate Professor
  • Dr Gurupada Saren, Assistant Professor
  • Child Development
  • Prof Rekha S Sen, Professor
  • Prof Neerja Chadha, Professor

Programmes in IGNOU Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE)

Certificate in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE)

  • Certificate in Food and Nutrition (CFN)
  • Certificate in Nutrition and Childcare (CNCC)
  • Certificate Programme in Rural Development (CRD)

Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE)

  • Diploma in Nutrition and Health Education (DNHE)
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE)
  • Diploma in Panchayat Level Administration & Development (DPLAD)

PG and Advance Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE)

  • Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling and Family Therapy (PGDCFT)
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Rural Development (PGDRD)

Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE)

  • Master of Science in Counselling and Family Therapy (MSCCFT)
  • Master of Arts (Rural Development) (MA(RD))
  • Master of Science Degree in Dietetics and Food Service Management (M Sc(DFSM))

Doctoral Degree in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE)

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Food & Nutrition (PHDFN)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Rural Development (PHDRD)

Contact Details 

  • Address: School of Continuing Education, Room No. 101 Block-G-Block, Zakir Hussain Bhawan, Indira Gandhi National Open University, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi.
  • Pin code: 110068 India
  • Phone No:+91-+91-011-29536347
  • Mail: soce@ignou.ac.in

For more information about the Course Click Here

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How can I get Admission in Ignou DECE Programme?

Ans: Students Apply through Online, so please visit the Ignou Official website.

What is the eligibility for applying for this programme?

Ans: 10+2 or its Equivalent.

How will be an examination Online mode or Offline mode?

Ans: The University will inform before the Examination.

This there Any Age Bar for this course?

Ans: No, There is no any age Bar.

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