2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
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2018-2019 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECE 224 - Introduction to Early Childhood Education

3 CR
This course introduces students to developmentally-appropriate, high-quality child care programming for children ages birth to eight. Students will complete routines, scheduling, and activities that encourage children’s healthy growth and development. Topics include the state of Michigan Child Care Licensing Regulations, career opportunities in childcare, and types of child care programs. This course is based on NAEYC standards of child development practices. A four (4) clock hour observation outside of course in an approved setting is required.

Requisites: Next Gen ACCUPLACER® reading score of 244, or at least a grade of C or P in TSRE 55  or ENGL 151 .