Study of the role of the early childhood teacher in designing, organizing, and implementing educational programs for children in preschools, kindergartens, and the first three grades of the elementary school; includes the history, philosophy, and theory of early childhood education; includes morning school practicum providing at least 90 hours of early field experience. See Course in Course Explorer

Credit Information: 3 or 5 undergraduate hours. 3 or 5 graduate hours.

Prerequisite: Admission to the Early Childhood Teacher Education Program; EPSY 236; EPS 201; CI 468.

Schedule Information: Students in the Early Childhood Certification program will need to register for 5 hours and will do the junior practicum. Students in International and Cultural Perspectives in Early Schooling concentration, who are not in the certification program, will need to register for 3 hours.

Upcoming Sections

Section Schedule Type CRN Dates Instructor Days Times Location Credit
AELecture-Discussion 319151/17/2017 - 5/3/2017Sanders-Smith, SM,T,R08:00 AM - 11:50 AM 5
AELecture-Discussion 319151/17/2017 - 5/3/2017Sanders-Smith, SW,F09:00 AM - 11:20 AM 5

Past Sections

Section Schedule Type Dates Instructor Days Times Location
AELecture-Discussion1/19/2016 - 5/4/2016Sanders-Smith, SW,F09:00 AM - 11:20 AM166 Education Building
AELecture-Discussion1/19/2016 - 5/4/2016Sanders-Smith, SM,T,R08:00 AM - 11:50 AM