Objective : The two years Distance
Learning Master of Arts (M.A) Degree in Child Care and
Development conducted by The Global Open University,
Nagaland has been designed for meeting the demand of the
growing needs of experts in the fields of child education
and development, child life and acculturation, child labour,
physically and mentally challenged children, child health,
child psychology, child rights, holistic child care etc.
Career in Child Care & Development
Caring for and supervising the child
during their early years is very important. Early childhood
education and child care have become almost a necessity in
all countries. Preschool is often the term used to refer to
child care centres that care primarily for three or four
years old children. The first few years of a child's life
are very important to form a basis for good education,
morality, self discipline and social integration.
Consistency of approach, skills and qualifications of
careers have been shown in many studies to improve the
chances of a children reaching their full potential. This is
a new area for new careers gathering momentum.
Eligibility : Graduates of any discipline Duration
: Two years
Award : Master of Arts (M.A) Degree in Child Care and
Development shall be awarded to all the successful
candidates by The Global Open University, Nagaland.
Introduction to Child Care
Child Education and Development
Childhood and Adolescent Growth
Childlife and Acculturation
Early Childhood Education
Holistic Child Care
UN and the Child
Child & Science Edcation
Laws for Child Care
Examination Centers : Annual / Semester Examinations
are conducted for all the admitted students every year at different Examination Centres
within the State of Nagaland (Dimapur, Kohima, Wokha) only.
Total Fee : Rs. 24,125
Accordingly, the Application Form duly filled-in along with
four stamp size photographs, copies of certificates and mark
sheets and a Bank Draft for the full fee i.e. Rs. 24,125 in
the name of “The Global Open University, Nagaland” payable
at Dimapur must reach the Admissions Officer, The Global
Open University, Nagaland, The Global Open
University, Sodzulhou Village, P.O. - ARTC, NH-39, Dimapur -
797115 Nagaland by speed post only
Examination Fee : A fee of Rs. 150 per paper is to be
paid before appearing in the Annual Examinations.
Master's Thesis : All students are required to submit
a Master's Thesis at the end of second year.
Assignments : All admitted participants must submit
subjectwise assignments based on the Mini Project Reports to
be prepared by them on a topic related to each of the