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2019-2020 Catalog
Early Childhood Education: Early Childhood Development (Bachelor of Arts in Education)

Program Description for Early Childhood Education

Major: Early Childhood Education Concentration: Early Childhood Development Degree: Bachelor of Arts in Education

Prerequisites (3 credits)

Grade of "C" or higher required

EDF1005 Intro to Teaching Profession (3 Credits)

  • Acceptable substitute: EDFX005

Major Requirements (41 credits)

EDF3151 Educational Psychology (3 Credits)

EEC3266 Program Planning Young Child (3 Credits)

EEC3408 Family School Partnerships (2-3 Credits)

EEC3731 Wellness & Move/Young Child (3 Credits)

EEC4207 Measure & Eval of Young Child (3 Credits)

EEC4210 Teaching Math/Science in EC (6 Credits)

EEC4213 EC Read & Lang Arts (6 Credits)

EEC4244 SS, Art and Music Across Curri (6 Credits)

EEC4260 Teaching the Whole Child (3 Credits)

EEX3202 Psych/Soc Learners Exceptional (3 Credits)

LAE3210 Foundations of Literacy (3 Credits)

Internships (6 credits)

EEC4940 Childhood Practicum (3 Credits)

  • EEC 4940 may be repeated up to two times. This may be an advsior.
    substituted with Field and/or Field 2 in consultation with

Major Electives (15 credits)

NOTE: COURSE SUBSTITUTIONS CAN BE MADE WITH APPROVAL & REVIEW OF ADVISOR AND PROGRAM LEADER.

CHOOSE from list below:

  • EEC 4203 Primary Education II
  • EDG 4410 Classroom Management
  • EEX 4616 Classroom Mgmt of Exceptional Learners
  • PET 3434 Teaching Movement Skills to Children
  • EDF 4444 Assessment of Learning Behavior
  • TSL 3080 Principles & Issues in TESOL
  • TSL 4324 TESOL for Secondary Content Area Teach.
  • TSL 4340 TESOL Methods & Curriculum
  • LDR 3003 Introduction to Leadership
  • EDG 3324 Methods of Conceptual Teaching
  • LIT 3331 Children's Literature
  • LIT 3333 Adolescent Literature
  • EEC 4054 Leadership & Svs/Early Childhood