Jul 19, 2019  
2018-2019 Chesapeake College Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Chesapeake College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ECD 101 - Introduction to Early Childhood Education

3 credits
An introduction to the field of Early Childhood Education. It provides a conceptual framework for understanding the early childhood profession, the role of the early childhood educator, and early childhood programs. It examines the historical philosophies and theories of Early Childhood Education as well as the current trends, issues, and practices of educating children from birth through the age of eight. [FALL/SPRING] Three hours lecture per week and five hours of field experience over the duration of the course.
Prerequisite(s): Complete ENG 094+  as a prerequisite, or appropriate placement score. Prereq/Corequisite:
Take MAT 023  as a pre or corequisite, or appropriate placement score.
Note: All developmental courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better in order to progress to the next developmental level or into college-level courses.



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