EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION – AA
This is a 60 credit-hour program, designed as a transfer degree to a four-year university. This transfer track prepares you for a career of teaching children aged birth to eight years. As a teacher, you'll be able to shape and mold future generations by providing high quality learning opportunities. To enroll in this program you must be able to obtain a cleared background check by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.
What are the program requirements?
|•+*ENC1101, English I||3|
|+*ENC1102, English II||3|
|Visual and Performing Arts||See General Education Requirement||3|
|Philosophy/Religion||See General Education Requirement||3|
|Literature||See General Education Requirement||3|
|See General Education Requirement||6|
|Natural Sciences Area|
|Physical Science||See General Education Requirement||3|
|Biological Science||See General Education Requirement||3|
|Social Sciences Area|
|Behavioral Sciences||See General Education Requirement||3|
|History||AMH2010 or AMH 2020, U.S. History I or II||3|
|Government||See General Education Requirement||3|
|Additional Common Prerequisites|
|EDF1005, Introduction to the Teaching Profession||3|
|EDF2085, Introduction to Diversity for Educators||3|
|EME2040, Introduction to Technology for Educators||3|
TOTAL DEGREE HOURS
SPC1608, Introduction to Public Speaking, 3 crs.
• SYG2000, Principles of Sociology, 3 crs.
EEC1701, Child Development, 4 crs.
+EEC2240, Social Studies and Creative Expression for Young Children, 3 crs.
• General Education Core. Students must complete at least one identified core course in each area of study—Communications, Humanities, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences—as part of the general education course requirements.
+ Prerequisites and/or corequisites required. See course descriptions.
* Minimum grade of "C" required.
OTHER APPROVED ELECTIVES:
EEC2713, Facilitating Social Development
EEC2602; Guiding the Young Child
EEC1272; Young Children with Special Needs
CONTACT AN ECE ADVISOR CONTACT THE ECE OFFICE
Social Sciences, Room 214
Social Sciences, Room 205
850-769-1551 ext. 3392