Academic Catalog

Early Childhood Education (ECED)

ECED 481  Seminars in Early Childhood  0.50-4.00  
Selected topics and problems in the area of early childhood. May be taken in several units provided a different topic or problem is studied each time. A minimum grade of C in this course is required for all education majors.
ECED 681  Seminars in Early Childhood  0.50-4.00  
Selected topics and problems in the area of early childhood. May be taken in several units provided a different topic or problem is studied each time. A minimum grade of C in this course is required for all education majors.
ECED 486  Administration of Child Development Programs  3.00  
Focuses on the rapidly changing field of child development programming. Emphasis on developing the business skills and knowledge that every director must have: funding, budgeting, selecting, training and supervising staff, housing the program, purchasing the equipment, and implementing a standards-based evaluation for the program. Specific licensing procedures, grant writing, and program accreditation are also covered in considerable depth. Designing accessible programs for both typical and atypically developing children is emphasized. Through this course, student will shadow the director of a daycare facility. A minimum grade of C in this course is required for all education majors.
Prerequisites:
    Teacher Education Non-Academic Test (TB and Criminal Background Check)