M.Ed. in Early Childhood

 

Advising Program Checklist

 

Printable Version: Early Childhood Education (Traditional Class A Certification)

Early Childhood Education (Alternative Class A Certification)

 

TRADITIONAL CLASS A CHECKLIST 

 

Master of Education Degree (33  semester hours)

Course Number

Description

Hrs

Hrs.Req.-Field Ex

Grade

Offered

Prerequisite

Additional Courses: 15

 

EDT 574

 

Comp Based Tech

 

3

 

10

 

 

fa,sp,su

May be taken prior to uncond. admission.

**EDU 511

Stat. Tech, Research & Eval

3

10

 

 

May be taken prior to uncond. admission.

EDU 531

OR

EDU 554

Modern Issues in Education

OR

Contrasting Philosophies

3

 

10

 

fa,sp,su

Uncond. Admittance to COE Reqrd.

EDU 527

OR

EDU 541

Human Dev. & Behavior

OR

Advanced Educational Psychology

 

3

 

10

 

 

fa,sp,su

Uncond. Admittance to COE Reqrd..

Survey of Special Education Coursework: 0-3  (Required if not previously completed)

SED 500

 

The Exceptional Student

3

5

 

 

fa,sp,su

May be taken prior to uncond. admission.

Reading:  3

 

REA 560

OR

REA 561

Techniques & Skills in Reading

OR

Reading in Primary Grades

 

3

 

10

 

 

 

fa,sp,su

Uncond. Admittance to COE Reqrd...

 

Teaching Field: ECE Curriculum Areas:  15 (At least 1/3 of the program shall be in teach field courses)

 

 

**EDU 550

 

The Early
Childhood Curriculum

 

3

 

10

 

 

 

Fall only

Uncond. Admittance to COE Reqrd..

 

 

**EDU 551

 

Instructional Strategy for

Young Children

 

3

 

10

 


Fall only

Uncond. Admittance to COE Reqrd..

 

 

EDU 552

 

The Theory of Play

 

3

 

10

 

 

Spring only

Uncond. Admittance to COE Reqrd..

 

 

EDU 567

 

Seminar in ECE

 

3

 

10

 

 

Summer only

Uncond. Admittance to COE Reqrd..

 

 

EDU 568

 

Parental Involvement in ECE

 

3

 

10

 

 

Summer only

Uncond. Admittance to COE Reqrd..

 

ALTERNATIVE CLASS A CHECKLIST

Master of Education Degree (43-46  semester hours)

Course Number

Description

Hours

Hrs.Req Field Ex

Grade

Offered

Prerequisite

Curriculum and Teaching:  6

**EDU 550

The Early
Childhood Curriculum

3

10

 

 

Fall

only

May be taken prior to unconditional admission

 

**EDU 551

Instructional Strategy for

Young Children

 

    3

 

10

 

Fall only

May be taken prior to unconditional admission

Professional Studies:  7

**EDU 500

Prep for Admission to TEP

1

 

 

fa,sp,su

May be taken prior to unconditional admission

EDU 531

OR

EDU 554

Modern Issues in Education

OR

Contrasting Philosophies

3

 

10

 

fa,sp,su

Must be unconditionally admitted to Grad. Studies/COE

EDU 527

OR

EDU 541

Human Dev. & Behavior

OR

Advanced Educational Psychology

 

3

 

10

 

 

fa,sp,su

Must be unconditionally admitted to Grad. Studies/COE

Survey of Special Education Coursework (Required if not previously completed)  0-3

SED 500

 

The Exceptional Student

3

5

 

 

fa,sp,su

 

 

 

Technology:  3

**EDT 574

Computer-Based Instr Tech

3

 

 

 

 

 

fa,sp,su

May be taken prior to unconditional admission

Evaluation of Teaching and Learning:  3

**EDU 511

 

Statistical, Tech, Research,

& Evaluation

 

3

10

 

 

fa,sp,su

 

May be taken prior to unconditional admission

Reading:  3

 

 

REA 560

 

Techniques & Skills in Reading

 

3

 

10

 

 

 

fa,sp,su

Must be unconditionally admitted to Grad. Studies/COE

 

Internship:  6

 

                     

 

EDU 562

Professional Internship in Early

Childhood Education

 

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fall & Spring only

Must first pass Praxis II

Must be unconditionally admitted to Grad. Studies/COE

Taken only as last course