The program emphasizes strong theoretical and practical skills needed to work with children 2-5 years of age. Courses fulfill the Title 2 licensing requirements and Title 5 early childhood education course requirements for the Child Development Permit at the teacher level.
The program prepares students for employment as a competent, professional Associate Preschool Teacher.
(Y1 or S1)
|EC A131||Creativity for Children||3.0||S1|
|EC A155||Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children||3.0||S1|
|EC A156||Early Childhood Laboratory||2.0||S2|
|EC A157||Guidance for Young Children||3.0||S1|
|EC A199||Current Issues in Early Childhood||1.0||S1|
|EC A200||Early Childhood Programs - The Curriculum||3.0||S2|
|HMDV A180||Child Growth and Development||3.0||S1|
|HMDV A190||Family, School and Community Partnerships||3.0||S2|
|Students complete one of the following:|
|EC A130||Language Arts for Children OR||3.0||S2|
|EC A132||Science and Math for Young Children||3.0||S2|
Students complete the required courses listed above in the suggested sequence indicated over two semesters.