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School-Age Education - Foundations of Teaching (C55440A)

The School Age Education-Foundations of Teaching Certificate is designed as a building block for the School Age Education degree. It presents child development theory, assessment of learning, and pedagogical issues of interest to students intending to enter the teaching profession. Graduates will be prepared to plan and implement strategies of teaching and evaluation of school age children as part of the Associate in Applied Science degree in School Age Education. Employment opportunities with this certificate may include assisting in child care programs, public and private preschools, recreational centers, and before and after school programs.

Course and Hour Requirements

Required Courses

Credit Hours

EDU 144

Child Development I

3

EDU 145

Child Development II

3

EDU 162

Observ & Assess in ECE

3

EDU 216

Foundations of Education

4

EDU 235

School Age Dev. and Program

3

EDU 289

Advanced Issues/School Age

2

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION: 18

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