Early Childhood Education Certificate

 Human Resources

Intended Program Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of child development in a socio-cultural context
  • Apply developmentally appropriate practices (DAP) to meet the needs of diverse populations
  • Apply best practices in group management to optimize the potential for learning and social-emotional development
  • Practice ethical and legal standards, as well as professional attitudes and behavior
  • Apply best practices, observation, and assessment to enhance learning and development.
ECE100 Developmentally Appropriate Practice
3
ECE111 Introduction to ECE Environments
3
ECE249 Inclusion of Children with Special Needs 3
ECE154 Literature and Literacy 3
ECE280 CWE ECE 2
Social Science Course 4
ECE151 Guidance and Classroom Management 3
ECE150 Observation/Assessment and Recording
3
ECE101 Family and Community Relations 3
ECE240 Curriculum/Planning
3
ECE226 Child Development 3
WR060 Elements of the Essay 3
ED157 Introduction to Mathematical Explorations 3
or MTH070 Elementary Algebra (5)
ECE152 Creativiity for Young Children
3
or ECE153 Music & Movement for Young Children
(3)
CTE Elective
3
or AAOT Electives
(4)
or ECE280 CWE ECE
(3)
TOTAL CREDITS
45

 (Information based on the 2013-14 BMCC Academic Catalog)

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