Early Childhood Education (EC)

EC-4500  Foundations of Early Childhood Education  (3 Credits)  
Requisite(s): Complete ED-1201 with a B"" grade or higher,Complete ED-2020 with a ""B"" grade or higher  

Study of the historical and philosophical foundations of Early Childhood Education as well as movements that have shaped Program development, delivery of services, health, safety, nutrition, and home-school-community relations. Designed for students who wish to pursue an additional license in Early Childhood Education, birth through age eight.

Typically offered: Fall Only  
EC-4600  Methods of Instruction in Early Childhoo  (3 Credits)  
Requisite(s): Complete ED-1201 with a B"" grade or higher,Complete ED-2020 with a ""B"" grade or higher  

This course prepares teacher candidates with specialized knowledge and skills in planning, implementing, and evaluating developmentally appropriate curricula for early childhood education, birth through age eight. Particular emphasis is placed on culturally relevant and responsive teaching in the inclusive classroom. Field experience is required.

Typically offered: Fall Only