Faculty of Education and Arts

Julie Burns

Position: Lecturer

Location: Mt Helen Campus, T Building, Room T308

Phone: 5327 6174

Email: jburns@federation.edu.au


2013 – enrolled in Masters of Education Studies

1986 - Bachelor of Education (Institute of Early Childhood Development)

1975 - Diploma of Teaching Institute of Early Childhood Development (formerly Melbourne Kindergarten Teachers College)


EDECE 1012 – Understanding Early Human Development

EDECE 1005 – Creating Safe and Supportive Learning Environments

EDECE 3006 – Play as Curriculum in Early Childhood Settings

EDECE 1003 – Teacher as Communicator


* Kindergarten teacher at community based country centres for 13 years

* Pre-School Field Officer with an Early Childhood Intervention programme for 6 years

* Worked within Children's Services in Local Government 10 years in both a teaching and management role

* Currently lecturing in Early Childhood at FedUni and co-ordinating Graduate Diploma in Early Childhood

Areas of expertise

Early Childhood