IX. Degree Programs

Bachelor of Applied Science (BASc.), Major Early Childhood Studies - Diploma in Early Childhood Education

Schedule of Studies

Note: All courses are weighted 0.50 credits unless noted otherwise.

Semester 1

AHSS*1110 [0.50] Introductory Psychology: Dynamics
AHSS*1130 [0.50] Principles of Sociology
AHSS*1210 [0.50] English I: Reading and Writing Effectively
ECS*1000 [0.50] Foundations of Early Childhood
ECS*1010 [0.50] Infant Development

Semester 2

AHSS*1120 [0.50] Introductory Psychology: Principles
AHSS*1140 [0.50] Public Sector Management
AHSS*2040 [0.50] Early and Middle Childhood Development
ECS*1020 [0.50] Child and Family Nutrition
ECS*1030 [0.50] Field Placement I

Semester 3

ECS*2000 [0.50] Parent-Child Relations
ECS*2010 [0.50] Observing and Recording Children’s Behaviour
ECS*2050 [0.50] Curriculum Development I
SCMA*2020 [0.50] Basic Concepts of Anatomy and Physiology
SCMA*2040 [0.50] Research Methods for Social Science

Semester 4

AHSS*2120 [0.50] Couple and Family Dynamics
ECS*2020 [0.50] Play and Programming for Early Childhood
ECS*2030 [0.50] Development in Adolescence
ECS*2040 [0.50] Field Placement II
0.50 electives

Semester 5

ECS*3000 [0.50] Curriculum Development II
ECS*3010 [0.50] Children with Diverse Needs in Families
ECS*3020 [0.50] Counselling and Communication in Family Consultation
ECS*3030 [0.50] Field Placement III
SCMA*3040 [0.50] Quantitative Methods for Social Science

Semester 6

AHSS*3010 [0.50] Leadership and Early Childhood
ECS*3040 [0.50] Administration of Programs
ECS*3060 [0.50] Field Placement IV
ECS*3070 [0.50] Community Development in Early Childhood
0.50 electives

Semester 7

ECS*4000 [0.50] Program Development and Evaluation
ECS*4050 [0.50] Assessment and Intervention with Children and Families
ECS*4070 [1.00] Field Placement V
0.50 electives

Semester 8

ECS*4020 [0.50] Child Care and Public Policy
ECS*4030 [0.50] Professional Issues in EC
ECS*4080 [1.00] Field Placement VI
0.50 electives
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