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Early Childhood Authorizations

Age three through grade four in an elementary school  only

Professional Education Core (48 credits)

 

Early Childhood Teaching Authorization (60-64 credits)

 

Note: Test requirements: passing score on CBEST and ORELA. Required courses to partially fulfill the B.A./B.S. and basic graduation requirements are: MTH 211, 212, 213. Recommended sequence and elective to fulfill LACC requirements in laboratory science and social science are: laboratory science: BI 101, ES 104 and ES 106; social science: two courses from one of the following sequences: (HST 101, 102, 103) or (HST 104, 105, 106) or (HST 201, 202, 203) or (GEOG 105, 106, 107); and for the elective: PSY 218 or PSY 201.

 

Creative Arts (9)
MUE 318 Music for the Classroom Teacher (3)

ARE 433 - Art Education (3)  Prerequisite: A 115 or A 130

Choose one:

D 491 - Creative Dance for Children (3) Prerequisites: D 180, 181, 182

TA 240 Creative Drama for Teachers (3)

Health (11-12)

HE 325 Nutrition (4)

HE 415 Child and Adolescent Health (4)

Choose one:

HE 367 Human Sexuality (4)

HE 462 Contemporary Health Issues (3)

Language Arts (7-8)
LING 210 Introduction to Linguistics (4)

Choose one:

ENG 254 Survey of American Literature (4)

LING 215 Structure of English I (4)

PHL 433 Philosophy for Children (3)

WR 440 Teaching of Writing (4)

Mathematics/Science (9)

MTH 213 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics III (3) Prerequisites: MTH 211 and 212

MTH 396 Elementary Problem Solving (3) Prerequisite: MTH 213

Choose one: (3)

GS 311 Biological Science for Elementary Schools

GS 312 Physical Science for Elementary Schools

GS 313 Earth Science for Elementary Schools

Physical Education (9)

PE 246 Teaching Movement Concepts and Skills to Children (1)

PE 433 Physical Education in the Elementary School (3)

PE 434 Elementary Physical Education Teaching Practicum * (1)

Choose one: (1)

PE 170 Teaching Games and Physical Activities to Children

PE 171 Teaching Educational Gymnastics (K-12)

PE 172 Teaching Dance and Rhythmic Activities to Children

Choose one: (3)

PE 310 Motor Learning

PE 415 Lifespan Motor Development* Prerequisites: PE 246, PE 433

Psychology (8-12) Prerequisite: PSY 201 or PSY 218

PSY 311 Developmental Psychology (4)

Choose one or two:

PSY 349 Introduction to Behavior Modificatio (4)

PSY 390 Theories of Learning (4)

PSY 463 Maladjusted Child (4)

PSY 480 Infancy and Childhood (4)

PSY 481 Middle and Late Childhood (3)

Social Science (8-9)

Choose courses in two different areas:

ANTH 310, 311, 313, 332, 360, 380, 494

CJ 213, 241, 451, 463

EC 201, 202

SSC 201, SOC 360, HST 410, 411, ANTH 370

GEOG 105, 106, 107

HST 201, 202, 203, 478

PS 201, 202, 203

SOC 223, 225, 338, 360, 437

 

 

 

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