Requirements for the B.S.Ed. Degree with a Major in Early Childhood Education

Core Areas A-E (See VSU Core Curriculum)42
Area F Requirements 118
EDUC 2110Investigating Critical and Contemporary Issues in Education3
EDUC 2120Exploring Socio-Cultural Perspectives on Diversity3
EDUC 2130Exploring Learning and Teaching3
ISCI 2001Exploring Our Ecosphere3
ISCI 2002Physical Science for Early Childhood Education Teachers3
MATH 2008Foundations of Numbers and Operations3
ECSE 2999Entry to the Education Profession0
College of Education and Human Services Health and Physical Education Requirements6
KSPE 2000
KSPE 2150
Health and Wellness for Life
and First Aid - CPR
4
Select two KSPE Fitness/Activity Courses2
Professional Program Requirements63
Professional Semester 1
ECED 3190Early Childhood Practicum and Seminar: PreK-K2
ECSE 3010Planning, Instruction, and Developmentally Appropriate Practices3
LITR 3110Emergent Literacy Through Children's Literature and the Arts3
LITR 3120Early Literacy3
MATH 3161Mathematics for Early Childhood Teachers I3
SPEC 3000Serving Students with Diverse Needs3
Professional Semester 2
ECED 3690Early Childhood Practicum and Seminar: Grades 4-52
ECED 4500Science and Technology in Early Childhood Education3
ECSE 3020Intermediate Assessment, Planning, and Instruction3
ECSE 3210Introduction to the Management of Learning Environments3
LITR 3130Developing Literacy3
MATH 3162Mathematics for Early Childhood Teachers II3
Professional Semester 3
ECED 3300Mathematics and Technology in Early Childhood3
ECED 4400Social Science Methods in Early Childhood3
ECED 4690Early Childhood Practicum and Seminar: Grades 1-32
ECSE 4010Assessment, Planning, and Differentiated Instruction3
LITR 4120Literacy Assessment and Applications3
MATH 4161Mathematical Reasoning3
Professional Semester 4
ECED 4790Student Teaching in Early Childhood9
ECSE 4420Student Teaching Reflective Seminar3
Total hours required for the degree129