An overview of early childhood program operations including legal and professional standards. Students explore licensing and accreditation standards in relation to an existing early childhood center. Design and management as well as storage and maintenance of indoor and outdoor environments are included.


See below for specific information about each course section:

Summer 2015

ECEC 2254-HYB10

Duration: 1st 8 week session

Instructor: Erin Cetera

Special Requirements: This is a hybrid course, so students will need to travel to campus to complete a portion of their required coursework.


For questions regarding this course, contact the instructor or COD Online support.

Credit Hours

3 credit hours (3 lecture hours)



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.