Objectives and competences

Official Degree

Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education (4 mentions)


240 ECTS

4 years



Class size

150 Places


Basque (80%), Spanish (10%) and English (10%)


On-site / Blended

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Objectives and Competences

"We will help you develop personally and professionally to become an innovative educator"

The personal and professional profile you will achieve with this degree

In the Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education, we give great importance to developing and working on personal characteristics, in addition to working on the specific competences of the profession. Specifically, in this bachelor's degree, you will work on eight personal characteristics:

  • Cooperative personality
  • Basque personality
  • Autonomy
  • Creativity and transformation
  • Critical and analytical person
  • Person trained to manage uncertainty
  • Commitment (to yourself, to your profession and to the Basque community)
  • Intercultural awareness
  • Multimodal and multilingual communication

Regarding professional skills, in addition to the traditional role of Early Childhood Education teachers, you will also acquire skills that will help you face the complex challenges the schools are facing nowadays. Additionally, you will become aware of the need for lifelong learning and the importance of educational transformation.

Our goal is for you to learn to be a creative and committed person, critical when interpreting reality and, at the same time, flexible in order to adapt to a changing society. Able to create appropriate environments to ensure well-being and growth. You will learn how to identify situations and adapt your teaching to the sociocultural environment of the families and the abilities of each student.

You will acquire the necessary knowledge and skills through our skill-based learning model, with which you will learn to communicate effectively, get involved and accept responsibility.

Things to consider when studying Early Childhood Education

Read these affirmations and think if you feel represented:

  •   I like to deal with young children.
  •   I am a patient and empathetic person.
  •   I've always loved teaching.


  •   I am a person with initiative.
  •   I can explain myself so that people can understand me.

Do you recognize yourself in these statements? Then this bachelor's degree is the ideal choice for you!


Requirements to access the Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education



  • I will be an educator
  • Children from 0 to 6 years of age: school for everyone
  • Critical analysis of today's society
  • Observation and evaluation
  • Facilitating learning and development from my role as an educator
  • Education for social transformation
  • Active didactic experiences
  • Tools and methodologies for educational innovation
  • Research agent in educational innovation


See all the modules of the Degree


Most professionals work in public, private or subsidized schools, in the field of Early Childhood Education, in both cycles, with children between 0 and 6 years of age. However, there are many more job opportunities for people who earn their bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education. For example:

  • Design of teaching materials
  • Foreign language education
  • Education for children with special needs

Job opportunities with this degree