Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

EDC 108 Introduction to Early Childhood Education(RNL)

3 hours; 3 credits. An introduction to Early Childhood curriculum patterns, activities, and materials as related to young children’s growth, development, and learning. Deals with a study of early childhood programs, curriculum and practice, including play-based learning, early childhood environment, and application of developmental theories for learning and teaching young children. Discussions of contemporary issues are placed in the context of the history of early childhood curriculum and curriculum theory. This course includes 20 hours of fieldwork. Pre- or corequisites: EDC 105 Pre- or corequisite: ENG 111