Early Childhood (EARLYCHD)
EARLYCHD 340 NUTRITION AND HEALTH: EARLY CHILDHOOD 3 Units
This course pertains to the needs of the young child of preschool age through the third grade, with emphasis on knowledge of nutrition, safety, and health in homes and community and school settings.
PREREQ: PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION ADMISSION. RESTRICTED TO STUDENTS WITH CURRICULUM ELEMENTARY EDUCATION MAJOR
EARLYCHD 462 PROGRAMS AND CURRICULUM FOR INFANTS AND TODDLERS 3 Units
This course will enable students to plan a sequential curriculum for children from birth to age three. Issues, concepts, and research findings pertaining to group care of infants and toddlers in a variety of settings will be considered, as well as teaching strategies employed with very young children.
PREREQ: PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION ADMISSION. RESTRICTED TO STUDENTS WITH CURRICULUM ELEMENTARY EDUCATION, EMPHASIS: PREK-6 (EC/MC)
EARLYCHD 475 ADMINISTRATION OF PRE/SCHOOL PROGRAMS 3 Units
The concentration of this course is upon managerial skills. Areas of emphasis are licensing, writing policies, programming, staffing, finances, professional ethics, and public relations.
PREREQ: JUNIOR OR SENIOR STATUS AND PROFESSIONAL ED ADMISSION