CDEC 1313 - CURRICULUM RESOURCES FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAMS

A study of the fundamentals of developmentally appropriate curriculum design and implementation in early care and education programs for children birth through age eight.

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Define developmentally appropriate practices
  • Describe the process of child-centered curriculum development
  • Develop guidelines for creating learning environments
  • Describe teacher roles in early childhood classrooms
  • Prepare a developmentally appropriate schedule including routines and transitions
  • Select, plan, implement, and evaluate developmentally appropriate learning experiences for children

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 48.0