Curriculum for Bachelor's in Early Childhood Education


 

Early Childhood Education (Birth to Grade 2)

First Year
   
12-191             University Seminar I 1
01-101             English Composition I 3
05-101             Introduction to Art  OR
06-101             Introduction to Music
3
25-105             Math for Teachers I OR Higher 3
16-100             Fitness and Wellness 2
xx-xxx                Foreign Language I 3
  15
   
12-192            University Seminar II 1
36-201            Introduction to General Psychology 3
01-102            English Composition II 3
23-110            Essential Topics in Biology 4
25-106            Math for Teachers II OR Higher 3
xx-xxx               Foreign Language II 3
  17
Take Praxis I
 
 Second Year
   
01-200           Speech 3
01-201           World Literature I OR
01-205           African-American Literature I
3
25-205           Math for Teachers III OR Higher 3
12-207           Life Span Development 3
34-201           American History to 1865 3
12-204           Philosophical Foundations of Education 3
  18
Select one of the following options: 01-201 and 01-206 or 01-202-01-205 to fulfill the Literature requirement for General Education  
   
   
12-205           Child Growth and Development 3
12-206            Intro to Early Childhood Education 3
01-202            World Literature II OR
01-206            African American Literature II
3
27-201            Physical Science Survey 3
32-201            World Regional Geography 3
12-313            Intro to Education of Children w/ Exceptional Learning Needs 3
  18
 Required to pass Praxis I and  apply for admission to Teacher Education Program
 
Third Year
   
12-257            Motor Development/Movement Education for Children 3
12-325            Language and Literacy Development 3
12-318 /
31-395            Multicultural Education w/Global Societies
3
12-329            Curriculum for Infant and Toddler Care and Development - Early Childhood Education Practicum I 4
12-319             Mathematics Curriculum in Early Childhood and Primary Grades             3
  16
   
12-333            Methods of Teaching Students with Exceptional Leaning Needs at Pre-K Level 3
12-315            Parents, Families and Community Partnerships 3
12-340            Integrating Chldrn’s Lit. through Lang. Arts 3
27-207            Earth Space Science 3
12-337            Curr. Intgrtn In Early Chldhd Educ. and Practicum II 4
  16
 Apply for Student Teaching and complete Senior Audit by October 15th, Fall of Senior Year 
 
Fourth Year
   
12-401            Assessment of Young Children 3
12-416            Analysis of Student Teaching 1
12-344            Instructional Technology in Education 3
12-345            Admin of Early Chldhd Educ 3
12-338           Curriculum Integration in Early Childhood Educ and Practicum III 4
  14
Must pass Praxis II before Student Teaching  
   
12-400           Student Teaching ** 12
  12
   
Total credits
126
 
 ** Senior Capstone
 
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