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College Catalog 2014-2015

NOVA ADVISING SHEET

EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT
School-Age Child Specialization
Code: 6361 Catalog Year: 2014-2015
Associate of Applied Science Degree   Offered through AL, LO, MA
  Courses Credits
Two Years
CHD 118 Language Arts for Young Children 3
CHD 119 Introduction to Reading Methods 3
CHD 120 Introduction to Early Childhood Education 3
CHD 145 Teaching Art, Music, and Movement to Children 3
CHD 146 Math, Science, and Social Studies for Children 3
CHD 165 Observation/Participation in Early Childhood/Primary Settings 3
CHD 210 Introduction to Exceptional Children 3
CHD 216 Early Childhood Programs, School, and Social Change 3
CHD 225 Curriculum Development for School-Age Child Care 3
CHD 230 Behavior Management for School-Age Child Care 3
CHD 265 Advanced Observation/Participation in Early Childhood/Primary Settings 3
CHD 270 Administration of Child Care Programs 3
CHD 298 Seminar and Project (Portfolio) 1
CST 100 Principles of Public Speaking 3
EDU 235 Health, Safety and Nutrition Education 3
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
ENG 112 College Composition II 3
3__ __    Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
ITE 115 Introduction to Computer Applications and Concepts 3
4MTH 151 Mathematics for Liberal Arts I or 3-4
  Physical or Life Science Elective w/ Lab  
2PED 116 Lifetime Fitness & Wellness 1
2PED/PRK Elective 1
5__ Social Science Elective 3
PSY 235 Child Psychology 3
1SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
Total 67-68
Total credits for the School-Age Child Specialization=67-68

1 May substitute the SDV 101 Orientation section related to this program.

2 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK activities course. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.

3 See humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives.

4 See biology, chemistry, ENV 121-122, physics, geology, or natural science courses with a lab component, listed under General Education Electives. Some four-year colleges require a two-semester sequence.

5 See social/behavioral sciences courses listed under General Education Electives.

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