Jul 21, 2024  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalogue 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalogue Archived Catalogue

EDN 204 - Introduction to Early Childhood Education

This introductory course is designed for students who are interested in early childhood education and early intervention as professional careers. It examines the theoretical bases for teaching and early intervention with young children birth through five and their families. Content includes an overview of the historical roots, current issues, program models, and goals of early childhood education as well as an introduction to professional standards and organizations. Particular emphasis is placed on environments and interactions that are responsive to children’s developmental, individual, and cultural needs. Field experiences required.

Credit Hours: 3

Course Repeatablility: Course may not be repeated. Maximum Repeatable Hours: 3

Additional Course Fees: Student Blanket Professional Liability Insurance Additional Course Fee Schedule

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