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ECE120 Intro Early Ed & Fam Studies

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Introduces the foundations of early childhood education and family studies. Covers the history, scope, current issues and trends, focusing on programs and services for children, birth-5. Includes an emphasis on development, developmentally appropriate practices and observation of young children and professionals. Requires 2 hours per week of observation/participation. Students must enroll in the Oregon Office of Child Care Central Background Registry (Criminal Background Check). Students must show evidence of current TB test and MMR vaccination. Prerequisites: (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement. Audit available. (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide.)

Credits:
3.00
Registration:
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Fees:
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Materials:
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List of classes for ECE120 Intro Early Ed & Fam Studies
CRNLocation & typeDays & timeDatesSeats availableMaterialsMore infoSign up
40437SY Remote
Monday
from 6 to 8:50pm

From September 27 through December 13, 2021
Textbooks for CRN 40437
Instructor: Julie A Catt
Tuition: credit Fees: $0
Notes: 2 hours per week of participation/observation required

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Course details: CRN 40437

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Technology:

There is no additional technology required for this class.

Instructor comments:

This course requires 20 hours of observation in the field at licensed early childhood program or Head Start/Early Head Program.  We do not know if this requirement will take place in the field or through online videos.  We will notify students as soon as possible. 

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