The Early Childhood Education degree program at Hocking College provides the training required for employment in the early childhood education field.
This degree program offers you a wide range of skills that you will find helpful in your work with children.
Early Childhood Education courses include childhood development, instructional strategies, academic skills, general education, special education, classroom management and application of technology in the classroom.
This program provides the course work for you to become licensed and work as an early childhood educator within Ohio schools.
If you plan to continue your early childhood education for full teacher (K-3) certification at a four-year institution, the Early Childhood Education Program provides a solid base of coursework for transfer. If your goal is teaching at the middle school or high school levels, we encourage you to meet with an adviser in the School of Arts and Sciences regarding appropriate course work.
The Early Childhood Education degree program at Hocking College prepares students to work in Ohio schools through a variety of courses that are essential to one’s success as an early childhood educator.
*The Early Childhood Education Degree will not make you a full-time teacher.
The following outcomes are skills, behaviors, and attitudes cultivated in students seeking the Associate of Applied Science in Early Childhood Education:
Total Credit Hours:
|Estimated Course Fees:
Class Hours: 57.0
Total Credit Hours:
Estimated Course Fees:
Class Hours: 57.0
|COURSE NO.||FIRST SEMESTER||Class Hours||Lab Hours||Credit Hours||Course Fee|
|ED-1100||Introduction to Education||3.00||0.00||3.00||$20.00|
|ENGL-1510||English Composition I||4.00||0.00||4.00||$50.00|
|ED-1121||Emergent Reading & Children's Literature||3.00||0.00||3.00||$20.00|
|ED-1125||Early Childhood Practicum I||1.00||7.00||2.00||$145.00|
|COURSE NO.||SECOND SEMESTER||Class Hours||Lab Hours||Credit Hours||Course Fee|
|ED-2201||Math & Science With Young Children||3.00||0.00||3.00||$30.00|
|ED-1135||Educational Technology Education||3.00||0.00||3.00||$20.00|
|HUM-2203||Introduction to Ethics||3.00||0.00||3.00||$15.00|
|ED-1115||Community Health/Safety & Nutrition And Communicable Disease||2.00||0.00||2.00||$20.00|
|ED-1116||Creative Experiences in Early Childhood||3.00||2.00||4.00||$100.00|
|COURSE NO.||THIRD SEMESTER||Class Hours||Lab Hours||Credit Hours||Course Fee|
|ED-2220||Education of The Exceptional Child||3.00||0.00||3.00||$20.00|
|ED-2141||Observing and Recording Behavior||2.00||7.00||3.00||$95.00|
|ED-2200||Guidance and Classroom Management||3.00||0.00||3.00||$10.00|
|MATH-1120||Elementary Topics in Mathematics||3.00||0.00||3.00||$40.00|
|COURSE NO.||FOURTH SEMESTER||Class Hours||Lab Hours||Credit Hours||Course Fee|
|ED-2225||Intro to The Integrated Curriculum||3.00||0.00||3.00||$20.00|
|ED-2296||Early Childhood Education Practicum II (Capstone)||2.00||14.00||4.00||$145.00|
|ED-2216||Family, School & Community||3.00||0.00||3.00||$20.00|
|Course Hours: 15.00||Lab Hours: 7.00||Cost: $330.00|
|Course Hours: 14.00||Lab Hours: 2.00||Cost: $185.00|
|Course Hours: 14.00||Lab Hours: 7.00||Cost: $180.00|
|Course Hours: 14.00||Lab Hours: 14.00||Cost: $240.00|
As a graduate of the Early Childhood Education, you will possess the degree required to work as an educational paraprofessional (teacher’s aide) in the state school systems.
In addition, completion of this program allows you to work in private child daycare settings and private pre-schools as a lead teacher
*The Early Childhood Education Degree will not make you a
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