Early Childhood Education Minor

Minor - Early Childhood Education

Phyllis J. Washington College of Education

Degree Specific Credits: 24

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.75

Catalog Year: 2022-23

Note: This minor can only be completed by individuals seeking K-8 elementary licensure or currently licensed elementary education teachers.


Summary

Course List

Code

Title

Hours

Required courses

24

Total Hours

24

Required Courses

Notes:

  • Students must complete two sections of EDU 397: Methods: PK-4 Early Numeracy and Methods: PK-3 Early Literacy.

  • EDEC 420 and EDEC 495 are co-requisites and must be completed as the capstone for the ECE minor.

Code

Title

Hours

Complete all of the following courses:

EDEC 408

Early Childhood Principles and Practices

3

EDEC 410

Families, Communities, Culture

3

EDEC 420

Implementing Standards and Assessment in Play-Based Environments

3

EDEC 434

Social/Emotional Development & Child Guidance

3

EDEC 495

EC Fieldwork/Practicum: Integrated Curriculum

3

EDU 222

Educational Psych Child Dev

3

EDU 397

Methods: PK-4 Early Numeracy

3

EDU 397

Methods: PK-3 Early Literacy

3

Total Hours

24

Minimum Required Grade: C-