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School Age Education

School Age Education

A25370

This curriculum prepares individuals to work with children in elementary through middle grades in diverse learning environment. Students will combine learned theories with practice in actual settings with school-age children under the supervision of qualified teachers.

Course work includes child growth/development; computer technology in education; physical/nutritional needs of school-age children; care and guidance of school-age children; and communication skills with families and children. Students will foster the cognitive/language, physical/motor, social/emotional, and creative development of school-age populations.

Graduates are prepared to plan and implement developmentally appropriate programs in school-aged environments. Employment opportunities include school-age teachers in child care programs, before/after-school programs, paraprofessional position in public/ private schools, recreational centers, and other programs that work with school-age populations.


ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
A25370
Hours
PrefixCourse #Course TitleClassLabCredit
FIRST SEMESTER
ACA 115Success &Study Skills 021
CIS 111Basic PC Literacy122
EDU 131Child, Family, and Community303
EDU 144Child Development I303
EDU 146Child Guidance303
ENG 111Writing and Inquiry303
Physical Education Elective*031
13716
SECOND SEMESTER
EDU 145Child Development II303
EDU 235School-Age Dev & Prog303
EDU 271Educational Technology223
EDU 275Effective Teacher Training202
EDU 280Language and Literacy Exp.303
ENG 115Oral Communications303
MAT 110Math Measurement & Literacy223
19220
THIRD SEMESTER
EDU 163Classroom Mgt & Instruction303
EDU 216Foundations of Education404
EDU 221Children with Exceptionalities303
EDU 263School-Age Program Admin202
EDU 281Instruction Strat/ Read & Writ223
SOC 213Sociology of the Family303
16418
FOURTH SEMESTER
EDU 151Creative Activities303
EDU 151ACreative Activities Lab021
EDU 153Health, Safety, and Nutrition303
EDU 153AHealth, Safety, & Nutrition Lab021
EDU 285Internship Exp-School Age194
EDU 289Adv Issues/School Age202
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective** 303
*The Physical Education elective may be chosen from the following courses:
PED 110Fit and Well for Life 122
PED 111Physical Fitness I 031
PED 113Aerobics I 031
PED 128Golf-Beginning 021
PED 130Tennis-Beginning 021
**The Humanities/Fine Arts elective must be chosen from the following:
ART 111Art Appreciation 303
ART 114Art History Survey I 303
ART 115 Art History Survey II 303
ART 116Survey of American Art 303
DRA 111Theatre Appreciation 303
HUM 121The Nature of America 303
HUM 122Southern Culture 303
MUS 110Music Appreciation 303
MUS 112Introduction to Jazz 303
MUS210History of Rock Music303
REL110World Religions303
REL211Introduction to Old Testament303
REL212Introduction to New Testament303
TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS CREDIT: 71
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