ECE112 - Learning Environments in Early Childhood

Credits: 3

The emphasis of this course is on the environment in the Early Childhood curriculum. The manner in which a "prepared environment" leads to play while stimulating the development and educational growth of children will be the focus of the course. Students will observe the effects of space, equipment, materials, and relationships upon play, learning and discovery. Students will plan and implement developmentally-appropriate activities. Students will attend a weekly three-hour practicum placement at an approved site.

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