Major Code
574C

This certificate/credential provides students who wish to specialize in working with infants and toddlers the essential knowledge, skills and experience necessary to provide quality programming. Gateways credentials are awarded and recognized by the Illinois Department of Human Services Bureau of Child Care and Development. Gateways credentials are symbols of professional achievement.

Course Requirements

20

m ECE101 Introduction to Early Childhood Education

3

m ECE104 Infant and Toddler Development

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

20