Child Development Curriculum

Associate in Applied Science Degree

This curriculum is accurate for 2013-2014 fall starts. Go here for 2012-2013.

SEM TERM COURSE NO. COURSE TITLE CREDITS CLASS HOURS
PER WEEK
1 Fall CHCA1201 Intro to Early Childhood Education 3 3
1 Fall CHCA1210 Foundations of Child Development 3 4
1 Fall CHCA1220 Child Safety, Health & Nutrition 4 5
1 Fall CHCA1230 Guidance: Managing Physical/Social Env. 4 5
1 Fall ENGL1410 Composition I 3 3
      Semester Total 17 20
2 Spr CHCA1240 Family/Community Relations 3 3
2 Spr CHCA1310 Infant/Toddler Dev. & Learning 4 5
2 Spr CHCA1312 Preschool Dev. & Learning 4 5
2 Spr CHCA1340 Planning/Implementing Curriculum 4 5
2 Spr ITEC1430 Introduction to Computer 3 3
      Semester Total 18 21
3 Smr CHCA2510 Internship 3 7
      Semester Total 3 7
4 Fall CHCA2600 Professional Leadership 3 4
4 Fall CHCA2810 Practicum I 3 7
4 Fall Gen Ed Elec General Education Elective 3 3
4 Fall Gen Ed Elec General Education Elective 3 3
4 Fall LANG1403 American Sign Language I 3 3
4 Fall Tech Elec Technical Elective 3 4
      Semester Total 18 24
5 Spr CHCA2640 Program Planning 3 4
5 Spr CHCA2840 Practicum II 3 7
5 Spr COMM1439 Job Seeking/Keeping Skills 1 1
5 Spr EDUC2400 Children with Differing Abilities 3 4
5 Spr Gen Ed Elec General Education Elective 3 3
5 Spr Tech Elec Technical Elective 3 4
      Semester Total 16 23
      Program Total 72 95

Note: AAS degrees must have Gen. Ed. courses from three goal areas and AS degrees from six goal areas of the MN Transfer Curriculum.

Visit with advisor or refer to Degree Audit Report for elective options.

This course sequence is an example.