Curriculum


Associate of Arts in the Liberal Arts, Early Childhood Education Concentration


Course Number Course Title Credits
SEMESTER  1
ENGL 101 Introduction to Academic English and Language Practicum 4
INST 150 Introduction to Faith, Reason and Justice 3
CSCI 110 Computer Literacy 3
COMM 120 Public Speaking 3
MATH 103 Mathematical Ideas* 3
SEMESTER  2
ENGL 102 College Writing and Language Practicum 4
SPAN 101A Elementary Spanish I* 3
BIBL 100 The Biblical World in Contemporary Context 3
THEO 210 Foundations of Christian Spirituality 3
EDUC 328 Early Childhood Education: Principles and Procedures  3
SEMESTER  3
INST 270 Justice in a Pluralistic Society 3
BIOL 104 Human Biology* 4
ENGL 220 Studies in the Novel and Short Fiction 3
EDUC 329 Early Childhood Education: Curriculum and Assessment  3
EDUC 205  Child Development  3
SEMESTER  4    
ELECTIVE Social Science Elective** 3
INST 161 Heritage of Western Thought and Civilization 3
EDUC 201    Introduction to Special Education    3
EDUC 382  Methods of Classroom Management   3
EDUC 400  Literacy Foundations for Primary Grades    3
EDUC 250 Early Childhood Field Experience 1

* Students may substitute more advanced courses if able to meet specific course prerequisites.
** Consult advisor before selecting from available elective courses during the academic term.

To learn more about these courses, read the Course Descriptions.