Courses & Programs

Early Childhood Programs

COURSE CODE: EDU 101

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 101

An introduction to early education and care for young children. Included are the history and philosophies that influence programs for young children today. Philosophies and programs studied include: Piaget, Erickson, Vygotsky, Gardner, Developmentally Appropriate Practice, Inclusion, and Center Based Child Care, Montessori, Reggio Emilia. A 20-hour field study, in an inclusive setting for young children, will be required. Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 101