CHD2322

Programs for Young Children

Course Code: CHD2322

Credit Hours: 3 semester hours credit

Effective beginning: Fall 2020

 

Course Description:
This course is a study of the principles and practices of programs for young children. It includes current research in early childhood education, role of the teacher, and selection and use of equipment and materials for groups of young children.

Course Details

Prerequisites:

Prerequisite: CHD 1220 or consent of the department

Instructors:

Reva Reynolds
reynoldsr@chipola.edu

 

 

Required textbooks/ course materials:

Textbook information will be provided by the instructor.

 

Assignment/course outline:

See your Instructor First Day Handout for individual instructor assignment schedule.

 

Discipline-level learning outcomes:

This is not a General Education Course.

CCC Outcome 1: Identify of basic principles of child growth and development.

CCC Outcome 2: Create a developmentally appropriate learning environment that is safe, healthy, respectful and supportive of children and families.

CCC Outcome 3: Develop educational programs that promote the social and emotional development of children.

CCC Outcome 4: Develop educational programs that improve motor, language and cognitive development of children, including literacy development.

CCC Outcome 5: Demonstrate involvement and positive relationships with families and communities.

CCC Outcome 6: Apply principles of screening and assessment.

CCC Outcome 7: Exhibit professionalism in the field of early childhood education.

CCC Outcome 8: Identify and demonstrate effective program management techniques.

 

Course-level student learning outcomesDiscipline-level learning outcomesAssessment methods

Identify the role of the teacher in the early childhood classroom

Examine research in early childhood education to determine classroom practices

Identify equipment that is appropriate for use with young children

Identify appropriate instructional materials for young children

Participate in early childhood classrooms

CCC2, CCC4, CCC5

CCC1, CCC3, CCC4, CCC7

CCC2, CCC4, CCC8

CCC1, CCC3, CCC4, CCC6

CCC7

Portfoliio, essay, Formal observations

 

 

See first day handout.

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