Education of Young Children ProgramPhoto of EYC students


Program Coordinator
Dr. Hengameh Kermani
910-962-4182 Phone
910-962-3988 Fax
kermanih@uncw.edu

Education of Young Children
Department of Early Childhood
& Special Education
Watson College of Education
UNCW
601 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28403

Sample Schedule


First Year

Fall
Basic Studies (15 Hours)

Spring
Basic Studies (15 Hours)

Total Year One: 30

Second Year

Fall
EDN 200 Teacher, School & Society (3)
EDNL 200 Field Experience (1)
EDN 204 Introduction to Early Childhood Education (3)
PSY 220 Child Psychology (3)
Basic Studies (6)

Spring
BIO 160 Genetics in Human Affairs (3)
EDN 302 Child Observation & Assessment (3)
EDNL 302 Field Experience in Early Childhood Education (1)
PSY 322 Psych of Exceptional Children (3) or
SED 250 Introduction to Special Education (3)
Basic Studies (6)

Total Year Two: 32


Third Year

Fall
EDN 303 Instructional Technology (3)
EDN 380 Play and Creative Arts (3)
EDN 430 Preschool Curriculum (3)
EDNL 388 Field Experience in Kindergarten (1)
EDN 382 Literacy development in the Early Years (3)
Basic Studies/Elective (3)


Spring

EDN 450 Infant and Toddler Program Models (3)
EDNL 450 Field Experience in Infant/Toddler Education (1)
EDN 452 Early Intervention (3)
NSG 345 Health Maintenance. for Young Children (3)
PSY 320 Psychology of Infancy & Early Childhood (3)
SOC 345 Sociology of the Family (3) or
SOC 349 Sociology of Childhood (3)

Total Year Three: 32

Fourth Year

Fall

EDN 383 Math and Science for the Early Years (3)
EDN 424 Child Guidance (3)
EDN 451 Adaptive Practice in Early Childhood (3)
ENDL 451 Field Experience Working with Children with Special Needs (1)
EDN 460 Administration of Preschool Programs (3)
SWK 311 Child Abuse & Neglect (3)



Spring
EDN 463 Child, Family and Teacher Relations (2)
EDN 465 Practicum in EYC (12)

Total Year Four: 30