Early Chldhd Development/BTS (ECDPT)

Courses

ECDPT-100 SAFE AND HEALTHY ENVIRONMENT 3.00 Credits

Essentials to establish and maintain a safe, healthy learning environment to prevent and reduce injuries.

ECDPT-101 THE EXCEPTIONAL CHILD I 1.00 Credit

Provides awareness of children with special needs and how to meet those needs.

ECDPT-102 LEARNING ENVIRONMENT 2.00 Credits

Involves organizing indoor and outdoor areas that encourage play and exploration, selecting and arranging materials and equipment that foster growth and learning, and planning and implementing a schedule.

ECDPT-103 PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT 2.00 Credits

Provides a variety of equipment, activities, and opportunities to promote the physical development of children.

ECDPT-104 INTRO TO EARLY CHILDHOOD 3.00 Credits

Provides an introduction to Early Childhood Education. Includes the eight key areas of professional knowledge: Child Growth and Development; Health, Nutrition and Safety; Developmentally Appropriate Practices; Guidance; Family and Community Relationships; Diversity; Professionalism; Administration and Supervision. Focuses on ages birth through age five.

ECDPT-105 FAMILIES 2.00 Credits

Provides knowledge and skills to exchange important information between home and childcare centers.

ECDPT-106 CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT AND PROGRAM MANAGEMENT 2.00 Credits

Provides the early childhood educator or caregiver with skills to analyze how they structure their goals, policies, and procedures as well as maintain positive communication throughout the entire program.

ECDPT-107 PROFESSIONALISM IN CHILDCARE 3.00 Credits

Provides for the heightened awareness of the many areas of professionalism, including growth, conduct, communications, and ethics.

ECDPT-109 THE EXCEPTIONAL CHILD II 1.00 Credit

Provides awareness of children with special needs and how to meet those needs.

ECDPT-190 DIRECTED STUDY IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-6.00 Credits

ECDPT-191 WORKSHOPS IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-6.00 Credits

ECDPT-192 SPECIAL TOPICS IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-6.00 Credits

ECDPT-194 INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-12.00 Credits

ECDPT-194A INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD I DEVELOPMENT 6.00 Credits

Internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-194B INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD II DEVELOPMENT 6.00 Credits

Continuation of ECDPT 194A as a 100-level internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-194C INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD III DEVELOPMENT 6.00 Credits

Continuation of ECDPT 194B as an intermediate 100-level internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-194D INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD IV 6.00 Credits

Continuation of ECDPT 194C as an intermediate to advanced 100-level internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-200 COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT 2.00 Credits

Provides information for techniques and methods to enhance cognitive development in children.

ECDPT-201 COMMUNICATION 2.00 Credits

Provides the student with the skills to enhance communication in young children.

ECDPT-203 SELF-CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT 2.00 Credits

Provides the skills to understand development as it relates to self-esteem and provides an environment which develops and supports self-image.

ECDPT-204 SOCIAL SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 2.00 Credits

Provides the skills to understand developmental levels of social growth and strategies to support/enhance social interaction.

ECDPT-205 GUIDANCE AND DISCIPLINE 2.00 Credits

Provides the knowledge of basic development and strategies to enhance self-management of children.

ECDPT-206 CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT 2.00 Credits

Provides the student with the tools necessary to examine their own creativity and strategies to enhance creativity in children.

ECDPT-290 DIRECTED STUDY IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-6.00 Credits

ECDPT-291 WORKSHOP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-6.00 Credits

ECDPT-292 SPECIAL TOPICS IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-6.00 Credits

ECDPT-294 INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-12.00 Credits

ECDPT-294A INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD I DEVELOPMENT 6.00 Credits

Internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-294B INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD II DEVELOPMENT 6.00 Credits

Continuation of ECDPT 294A as a 200-level internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-294C INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD III DEVELOPMENT 6.00 Credits

Continuation of ECDPT 294B as an intermediate 200-level internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-294D INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD IV 6.00 Credits

Continuation of ECDPT 294C as an intermediate to advanced 200-level internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-390 DIRECTED STUDY IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-6.00 Credits

ECDPT-392 SPECIAL TOPICS IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-6.00 Credits

ECDPT-394 INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-12.00 Credits

ECDPT-394A INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD I DEVELOPMENT 6.00 Credits

Internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-394B INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD II DEVELOPMENT 6.00 Credits

Continuation of ECDPT 394A as a 300-level internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-394C INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD III DEVELOPMENT 6.00 Credits

Continuation of ECDPT 394B as an intermediate 300-level internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-394D INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD IV 6.00 Credits

Continuation of ECDPT 394C as an intermediate to advanced 300-level internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-490 DIRECTED STUDY IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-6.00 Credits

ECDPT-491 WORKSHOP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-6.00 Credits

ECDPT-492 SPECIAL TOPICS IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-6.00 Credits

ECDPT-494 INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 1.00-12.00 Credits

ECDPT-494A INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD I DEVELOPMENT 6.00 Credits

Internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-494B INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD II DEVELOPMENT 6.00 Credits

Continuation of ECDPT 494A as a 400-level internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-494C INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD III DEVELOPMENT 6.00 Credits

Continuation of ECDPT 494B as an intermediate 400-level internship in Early Childhood Development.

ECDPT-494D INTERNSHIP IN EARLY CHILDHOOD IV 6.00 Credits

Continuation of ECDPT 494C as an intermediate to advanced 400-level internship in Early Childhood Development.