Course Outline
 
Required Courses
(10 Courses)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
ECED 1015 Creative Activities and Environment
ECED 1105 Behavior Guidance
ECED 1110 Foundations of Language and Literacy
ECED 1115 Introduction to Special Education
ECED 1120 Diverse Children and Family Relations
ECED 1125 Child Growth and Development
ECED 1610 Health, Wellness and Nutrition in Early Childhood
ECED 1620 Introduction to Early Childhood Education
ECED 1630 Observation and Assessment in Early Childhood
ECED 2900 Internship
Total Credits: 30  
 
Elective Courses
(these courses are not required but are recommended)
Recommended Elective Courses
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
ECED 1150 Children's Mental Health
ECED 1410 Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder
ECED 1420 Bullying: An Educator's Role
ECED 1430 Assistive Technology in Early Childhood Special Education
ECED 1440 Creating an Inclusive Early Childhood Environment
EDA 1020 Sign Language I
EDA 1155 Crisis Intervention
GSWS 1451 First Aid/Safety
 
Goal Area 1: Communications
(select 6 credits from the courses below)
Select 6-9 credits.
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
CMST 2200 Public Speaking
ENGL 1210 College Composition I: Critical Reading and Writing
Total Credits: 6  
 
Goal Area 3: Natural Sciences
Select at least one lab science course for 3-4 credits
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 3  
 
Goal Area 4: Mathematics/Logical Reasoning
Select a college-level MATH course for 3-4 credits
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 3  
 
Goal Area 5: History and the Social/Behavioral Sciences
(1 Course)
PSYC 1310 is a required course. Must also select at least one SOC course for 3-4 credits.
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
PSYC 1310 Introduction to Psychology
Total Credits: 6  
 
General Education Elective Courses
Choose at least one course from Goal 7 and at least one course from Goal Area 6 or 8.
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 6  
 
General Education Elective Courses
Take additional credits as needed to complete the 30-credit general education degree requirement.
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 6  
 
Total AS Degree Credits: 60