ER 4200 - Senior Seminar: Perspectives on Early Childhood
Focuses on the ideas, individuals and events that have shaped the field of early childhood. Examines the philosophical, historical, cultural and political influences on the development of early care and education programs and the early childhood profession in the United States. Investigates the origins of contemporary issues impacting young children, families and early childhood professionals, including poverty, government support for early care and education, children's health and safety, trends in curriculum and teaching and the status of the early childhood profession. Falls and Springs. Prerequisite(s): permission of the instructor and (Junior or Senior status). (INCO)
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.