ECE122L : Curriculum Development in Early Childhood

The design, implementation, and evaluation of appropriate programs for young children through age six. The course focuses on the concrete, practical application of various theories, philosophies, and current research data in the field. Other topics include: the young child as explorer and learner, language, numbers, art and the world, and the effective teacher of young children. Observation in a childcare center or preschool setting is a requirement of this course.