Major Code
573C

This certificate provides students the essential knowledge, skills and experience necessary to provide quality programming for children birth through age 8. To obtain the Early Childhood Education Level 2 Credential, students must apply via Gateways. Gateways credentials are awarded and recognized by the Illinois Department of Human Services Bureau of Child Care and Development and are symbols of professional achievement.

Course Requirements

17

m ECE101 Introduction to Early Childhood Education

3

m ECE106 Guiding Young Children

3

m ECE115 Child Growth and Development

3

m ECE120 Health, Safety and Nutrition

3

m ECE130 Observation and Assessment

2

m ECE198 Curriculum for Early Childhood Programs

3

Program Total

17