Child Development & Elementary Education—BA

Minimum of 60 semester course credits and general BA requirements

First Year

EDUC 036Introduction to Development and Learning in Young Children3
EDUC 025Inquiry and Action in Urban Contexts3-4

Second Year

EDUC 138Social, Emotional, and Moral Development and Learning3
EDUC 160History and Theories of Play in Human Development, Culture, and Education3
EDUC 134Research Methodology for Observing Children4-
EDUC 120Urban Education3-4

Third Year

EDUC 137Language Development: Literacy, Communication, and Multilingualism3
EDUC 191ATheory and Practice of Early Childhood Education: Infancy/Young Children4-6
Select one:
Family Systems and Cultural Diversity: Connections with Schools, Communities, and Hospital Setting
Children with Special Needs: Infants and Young Children
Theory and Practice of ECE: Curriculum and Instruction for Infants and Toddlers with Special Needs

Fourth Year

EDUC 347BSociopolitical Foundations of Education1
or EDUC 230 History of Education in the United States
EDUC 349Perspectives on Disability, Inclusion, and Assessment2
EDUC 204Child and Adolescent Development and the Classroom Community-Multiple/Single Subject1
EDUC 379AMultiliteracies: Reading and Writing the World in the Elementary Classroom2
EDUC 379BMultiliteracies: Reading and Writing the World in the Elementary Classroom1
EDUC 379Multiliteracies: Reading and Writing the World in the Elementary Classroom2
EDUC 352English Language Development and Content Instruction Methods-Multiple/Single Subj.2
EDUC 353English Language Development and Content Instruction Methods-Single/Multiple Subj.1
EDUC 300ASociopolitical Foundation 2
EDUC 300BSociopolitical Foundations 2
EDUC 250Curriculum and Instruction: Multiple Subject2
EDUC 373APedagogical Content Knowledge Lab: Multiple and Single Subjects2
EDUC 373BStudent Teaching in the Elementary School2
EDUC 380Teaching Reading and Language Arts in the Elementary School2
EDUC 420Urban Education 2
Recommended:
EDUC 133Curriculum and Environments in Early Childhood Education Programs3
EDUC 176Leadership and Administration in Early Childhood Programs3
EDUC 194ASenior Seminar: Child Development3-4
EDUC 194BSenior Seminar: Child Development II3-4
EDUC 136Introduction to Development and Learning in Young Children3
EDUC 149Perspectives on Disability, Inclusion, and Assessment2