Jul 21, 2024  
2020-21 College Catalog 
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ECE 100 - Intro Early Childhood Educ

This introductory course provides a general introduction to the field of early childhood education as well as related services that support children and their families, birth to age 5. This course is intended for those who are interested in the field of early childhood as well as those who are still undecided but are considering a career working with young children. Content in this course provides an overview of the profession of early childhood education and the role of the teacher/caregiver. It explores the history of early childhood education, major models and programs that support and/or educate young children, the theories and practices that are the foundations for such programs, and current issues in the classroom/child care setting.This class is open to all students.  Includes a 5 hour community service component.  Course waived for CDA I students.

Co-requisites: ENG 111  or ENG 111P  

Prerequisites: NONE

Credits: 3(Lec: 3)

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