Comparative Analysis of Early Childhood Curricula in England, New Zealand and Sweden

The proposal should be short outline of the dissertation, providing evidence of initial background reading and intended procedures. It should include the following:
Introduction
Research question and objective
Outline literature review
Research methodolgy and data analysis
Timescale and resource plan
Ethical considerations
Potential difficulties

(Dissertation of 10,000 words is due 18th May 09)
The Early Years Foundation Stage (DfES)
Te Whariki Early Childhood Curriculum (New Zealand Ministry of Education)
Early Childhood Education and Care Policy in Sweden (uk)