DEPARTMENT OF
CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION and

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN DEVELOPMENT AND PSYCHOEDUCATIONAL STUDIES

Early Childhood Education Teacher Certification Program for
the Human Development Major

 

The Human Development major requires thirty (30) credit hours. The student may earn the Bachelor of Science degree in four years with a minimum total of 128 credit hours. The Master of Art in Teaching (MAT) degree program in Early Childhood Education requires a minimum of 24 credit hours in the fifth year.
FIRST YEAR - Teacher preparation hours plus major
ENGL 002 Freshman English (3)   ENGL 003 Freshman English (3)
MATH 006 College Algebra I (3)   COMP 001 Life Science (3)
PHED 002 Swimming (1)   MATH 010 College Algebra II (3)
PHED 159 Health Science (1)   PHED Physical Education (1)
PSYC 050 Intro to Psychology (3)   ARTH 161 Art Appreciation (3)
HUDV 095 Human dev. & Family Relations (3)   HUDV 113 Prenatal, Infancy & ECD (3)
HUDV 001 Freshman Orientation Seminar (1)        
    (15)       (16)
SECOND YEAR - Teacher preparation hours plus major  
HUCO 101 Principles of Speech (3)   *ELEM 020 Ed. Psychology AND  
PHED 102 Human Anatomy (3)   *ELEM 025 Field Work & Seminar (4)
HIST 009 U.S. History (3)   COMP 003 Physical Science (3)
ECED 160 Intro to ECE (3)   PHIL Philosophy (3)
HUDV 114 Growth & Dev. in Childhood/ Adolescence (3)   HUDV 120 Theories of Human Development (3)
PHED Physical Education (1)   MUSC 100 Intro to Music (3)
    (16)   *Must be taken concurrently (16)
THIRD YEAR - Teacher preparation hours plus major  
  Foreign Language I (4)     Foreign Language II (4)
HIST 101 World Geography (3)   ELEM 039 Social Foundations (3)
ECED 191 Curriculum & Instruction Design (3)   ECED 193 Instructional Strategies (3)
HUDV 148 Research in Human Dev. (3)   MATH 020 Math in Elementary Schools (3)
PSYC 063 Statistics OR (4)   HUDV 118 Child & Adol. Placed at Risk (3)
SOCI 110 Elem. Stat. (3)        
    (17)   *Must be taken concurrently (16)
FOURTH YEAR - Teacher preparartion hours plus major acceptance in Five-Year program required before enrolling in EDUC courses
HUDV 191 Special Project (3)   HUDV 141 Marital and Family interactions (3)
EDUC 262 Lit for Child & Adol (3)   HUDV 143 Parentology (3)
HUDV 119 Contemporary Black Child (3)   HUDV 149 Social Policy Analysis (3)
ELEM 110 Intro to E. Tech OR (3)   EDUC 280 Classroom Management (3)
COMP 004 Computer in Society (3)   EDUC 260 Special Education (3)
* Afro American Requirement (3)   EDUC 395 Educative Value of Play (3)
             
*University Core Course (15)       (18)

Successful completion of this part of the program will result in the Bachelor of Science degree. Formal application and admission to graduate school is required to complete the fifth year.

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FIFTH YEAR - Teacher preparation hours
EDUC 224 Introduction to Assessment and Measurement in Teaching (3)   EDUC 296 Internship: Pre-primary (Infant to K) (3)
EDUC 295 Theories and Perspectives in Child Development (3)   EDUC 297 Internship: Primary (Grades 1-3) (3)
EDUC 379 Research in Curriculum and Teaching (3)   EDUC 216 Advanced Instructional Technology and Computer Applications (3)
EDUC 375 Integrated Methods and Technology I: w/Field Experience (Reading, Social Studies and Language Arts) (3)        
EDUC 376 Integrated Methods and Technology II: w/Field Experience (Math & Science) (3)        
    (15)       (9)