The principles involved in planning, implementing, and evaluating developmentally appropriate curriculum. Development of curriculum based on the needs and interests of young children in group care will be emphasized.


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Credit Hours

3 credit hours (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)


Early Childhood Education and Care 1130 or equivalent and Early Childhood Education and Care 1140 or equivalent or consent of instructor 

Technical Requirements

Students must have regular access to the Internet and a computer. Courses are administered through Blackboard, so students will also need a compatible OS and browser. A list of recommended software can be found here.