Early Childhood Special Education / Bachelor of Arts

Total Credit Hours: 128

Major Credit Hours: 55

Degree Requirements

Program: BA-ECED-E

I. Requirements

ECED-30100Field Experience 1: Infant and Toddler Methods

1

ECED-30200Field Experience 2: PreK Special Needs Observations

1

ECED-31000Foundations of Early Childhood Education

3

ECED-31500Child Growth and Development

3

ECED-32000Child, Family, Culture and Community

3

ECED-32400Foundations of Teaching Reading and Language Arts for P-3

3

ECED-32500Curriculum, Organization and Methods of Creative Arts and Literacy in Early Childhood

3

ECED-33000Assessment and Intervention for Classroom Teachers

3

ECED-33500Introduction to Linguistics and Language Development

3

ECED-35600Foundations of Teaching Math, Science and Social Studies for P-3

3

ECED-36000History and Philosophy of Early Childhood Education

3

ECED-40100Field Experience 3: Preprimary ESL Methods – Pre-K and K

1

ECED-40200Field Experience 4: Primary Methods - Grades 1-3

1

ECED-44000Collaboration and Adaptations for Special Needs in General Education Settings

3

ECED-48100Clinical Practice and Seminar: Early Childhood

9

EDLD-31000Foundations of Teaching English Language Learners

3

EDLD-32600Methods and Materials for Teaching English as a New Language

3

SCED-30700Educational Media Design for Effective Learning

1

SCED-30800Emerging Technologies for Education

1

SPED-30600Assistive Technology in Education

1

SPED-35700Exceptional Learners in Inclusive Communities

3

II. Advanced Writing Requirement

The advanced writing requirement of the General Education curriculum is satisfied by successful completion of:
ECED-48100Clinical Practice and Seminar: Early Childhood

9