University of Vermont

Early Childhood PreK-3 Education Checksheet

University Requirement
Diversity Courses1
Crs
D1 (EDTE 056) 3
D2 (EDSP 005) --
Writing and Information Literacy Crs
ENGS 001 or TAP course or ENGS 050 3
Total Credits  
General Education
Arts and Letters2 Crs
ENGS 001 3
English Elective 3
Humanities Crs
(ARTH, ARTS, ASL 001, CLAS, Foreign Language, HST, Literature, MU, PHIL, REL or THE) 3
Math Crs
MATH 015 (or above) 3
MATH 016 (or above) 3
Physical and Biological Sciences Crs
(ANPS, BIOL, CHEM, ENVS 001, GEOL, NFS 043, 063, PBIO or PHYS) 3
Social Science Crs
HDFS 060 3
U.S. History 011 or 012 3
POLS 021 3
Total Credits  
Professional Requirements
Early Childhood Development Crs
EDEC 001 Intro to Early Education 4
EDSP 005 D2:Issues Affecting Persons w/ Disabilities or ECSP 2021 3
EDTE 056 D1: Lang Policy Issues, Race and Racism 3
EDEC 063 Child Development 3
EDEC 101 Multiplr Roles of Teacher in ECE 3
EDEC 102 Curriculum in ECE 3
EDEC 103 Early Education Internship 3
EDEC 189 Early Childhood Practices 12
PRAXIS I / Core Requirement Fulfilled ___Yes ___No Crs
EDEC 156 Teaching Math for Meaning, K-3 3
EDEC 180 ELA Across Content Areas 6
EDEC 296 Early Literacy Field Experience 3
EDEC 187 Student Teaching Internship 15
Total Credits  
Major Concentration
Liberal arts and sciences requirement (30 credit hours minimum). Requirements for the major concentrations are available online. Declare major concentration by fall semester sophomore year. Crs
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Credits  
Electives
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Footnotes
1EDSP 005 or ECSP 202 fulfills D2 category.
2Demonstrated competence in public speaking. Requirement must be completed prior to student teaching.

Program completion in Early Childhood PreK-3 Education requries a minimum of 121 approved credit hours.
Catalogue year 2014-2015
Revised December 12, 2014

 

Last modified December 12 2014 11:24 AM