Early Childhood Education

B.S.ED. with a Major in Early Childhood Education

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
First SemesterCredits
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
T&L 252 Child Development 3
FA 150
Introduction to the Fine Arts
or Introduction to Theatre Arts
3
Essential Studies: Social Science 1 3
Essential Studies: Arts & Humanities (Fine Arts) 3
Essential Stuidies: Math/Sci/Tech 2 3-4
 Credits18-19
Second Semester
ENGL 130 Composition II: Writing for Public Audiences 3
Essential Studies: Math/Sci/Tech 2 3-4
T&L 310 Introduction to Early Childhood Education 3
T&L 315 Education of Exceptional Students 3
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Essential Studies: Arts and Humanities (Humanities) 3
 Credits18-19
Sophomore Year
First Semester
T&L 250 Introduction to Education 3
T&L 338 Home, School and Community Relations 3
T&L 313 Language Development and Emerging Literacy 3
Essential Studies: Social Science 1 3
Essential Studies: Math/Sci/Tech 2 3-4
 Credits15-16
Second Semester
T&L 320 Infant and Toddler 3
T&L 336 Social and Emotional Development and Guidance of Children 3
T&L 328 Survey of Children's Literature 3
T&L 335 Understanding Readers and Writers 3
T&L 322 Administration and Leadership in Early Childhood Education 3
T&L 453 Methods and Materials: Kindergarten 2
 Credits17
Junior Year
First Semester
T&L 311 Observing and Assessing Children 3
T&L 411 Primary Reading and Language Arts 2
T&L 433 Multicultural Education 3
T&L 443 Mathematics for Primary Grades 2
T&L 333 Methods and Materials: Pre-Kindergarten 3
T&L 486 Field Experience 1
T&L 339 Technology for Teachers 2
 Credits16
Second Semester
T&L 410 Teaching Reading in the Elementary School Classroom (TEAM) 3
T&L 430 Social Studies in the Elementary School (Team) 3
T&L 440 Mathematics in Elementary School (Team) 3
T&L 470 Science in the Elementary School (TEAM) 3
T&L 486 Field Experience 2
 Credits14
Senior Year
First Semester
T&L 456 Early Childhood Ed Seminar 1
T&L 487 Student Teaching 9
 Credits10
Second Semester
T&L 487 Student Teaching 13
T&L 488 Senior Seminar 1
T&L 489 Senior Capstone: Responsive Teaching 3
 Credits17
 Total Credits125-128

1 = Social science courses must be from a minimum of two departments. 2 = Math/Science/Technology Elective: 9 credits: minimum of 2 departments, must include a 4 hour science course with lab. ^^ Please Note: Every student must fulfill all University, Departmental, and Essential Studies requirements. Essential Studies requirements are found at http://und.edu/academics/essential-studies/requirements.cfm

Office of the Registrar

Tel: 701.777.2711
1.800.CALL.UND
Fax: 701.777.2696

Twamley Hall Room 201
264 Centennial Drive Stop 8382
Grand Forks, ND 58202-8382