Curriculum Sequence

Bachelor's Completion in Early Childhood Education


The following section describes the course sequence for the Bachelor's Completion in Early Childhood Education program.

Year I

Fall Semester

  • ECUE 200:  Language, Culture and Literacy (3 cr.)
  • EN 200:  Autobiography and Life Stories: Reading, Responding and Writing (3 cr.)
  • ECUE 201:  Integrated Block 1: Building a Learning Community (2 cr.)
  • ECUE 301:  Field Experience 1 (4 cr.)

Spring Semester

  • ECUE 250: Child Development in Practice (3 cr.)
  • MT 104:  Mathematics for Early Childhood Teachers 1 (3 cr.)
  • ECUE 211:  Integrated Block 2: Construction of Knowledge in the Early Childhood Classroom (2 cr.)
  • ECUE 310:  Field Experience 2 (4 cr.)

Summer Semester

  • BL 101:  Biological Sciences for the Early Childhood Educator (3 cr.)
  • CA 207:  Interpersonal and Group Communications for Early Childhood Educators (3 cr.)

Year II

Fall Semester

  • ECUE 280: Language, Learning and Literacy (3 cr.)
  • MT 105: Math for Early Childhood Teachers 2 (3 cr.)
  • ECUE 281: Integrated Block 3: Concept Development (2 cr.)
  • ECUE 381: Field Experience 3 (4 cr.)

Spring Semester

  • EN 201: Configuration of Families (3 cr.)
  • ECUE 400: Word Recognition (3 cr.)
  • ECUE 291: Integrated Block 4: Thematic Teaching (2 cr.)
  • ECUE 398: Field Experience 4 (4 cr.)

Summer Semester

  • CH 102: Physical Science for Early Childhood Educators (3 cr.)
  • REL 250:  Faith Development (3 cr.)
  • ECUE 410: Reading Instruction in the Primary Grades (2cr.)

Year III

Fall Semester

  • BL 212: Fundamentals of Environmental Science (3 cr.)
  • PHL 204: Ethics (3 cr.)
  • HS 127: Exploring the World as Early Childhood Educators (3 cr.)
  • ECUE 350: Into to the Child with Disabilities (3 cr.)

Spring Semester

  • HS 126: US History (3cr).
  • ECUE 411: Integrated Block: Storytelling as Curriculum (2cr.)

Students will choose either Field Experience 5 or Student Teaching

  • ECUE 413: Field Experience 5 (4 cr.)
  • ECUE 421: Student Teaching (4 cr.)