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Early Childhood Education (ECE) Program Guide

ECE Associate of Technical Science Degree

NEW! Effective July 1, 2013

Required Courses:
Offered at Wenatchee and Omak campuses

Prerequisites for ATS Degree: Computer literacy skills and qualifying COMPASS assessment scores for placement in ENGL 097 and MATH 099 or higher.

WVC students who enrolled in the ECE program prior to June 30, 2013, will need to work closely with their program adviser. The existing ECE ATS program sheet will be honored for three years, beginning July 1, 2013.

First Year - Fall Quarter Credits
ECED& 105* Intro to Early Childhood 5
ECED& 120*    Practicum - Nurturing Relationships  2
ECED& 107* Health, Nutrition & Safety 5
ECE 119 Cornerstone 1
     
First Year - Winter Quarter   
ENG 100** Writing in the Workplace or above 5
EDUC& 115 Child Development 5
EDUC& 130 Guiding Behavior 3
     
First Year - Spring Quarter   
CMST& 101, 
   CMST& 210,
   CMST& 220
Introduction to Communication or
  Interpersonal Communication or
  Public Speaking
5
ECED& 170 Environments for Young Children 3
ECED& 190 Observation & Assessment 3
ECE 132 Field Experience II 2
ECED& 190 and ECE 132 must be taken concurrently.     
     
First Year - Summer Quarter   
ECED& 160 Curriculum Development 5
ECED& 180 Language & Literacy I 3
EDUC& 150 Child, Family and Community 3
     
  Total Credits - First Year   50
     
Second Year - Fall Quarter   
ECE 117 Diversity 3
ECE 222 Art and the Creative Process 3
ECE 220 Math and Science 3
MATH 171** Math for Elementary Educators 5
     
Second Year - Winter Quarter   
ECED& 132 Infant/Toddler Curric. & Program. 3
EDUC& 136
  ECED& 134
School Age Care/Mgmt or
   Family Child Care
3
ECED& 139 Administration 3
ECE 219 Language and Literacy II 5
     
Second Year - Spring Quarter   
EDUC& 204 Exceptional Child 5
ECE 221 Movement & Motor Development 3
ECE 290 Practicum 4
ECE 260 Capstone 1
     
Total Credits - Second Year     41
     
Two-Year Associate of Technical Science Degree 91

 

*NOTE: Students completing ECED& 105, ECED& 120 and ECED& 107 and who have received training in CPR/First Aid and bloodborne pathogens may be eligible to test for the Child Development Associate national certification. Contact Nancy Spurgeon, WVC ECE Program Director, at 509.682.6633, for further information about the CDA program.

**Qualifying COMPASS assessment scores for placement in ENGL 097 and MATH 099 or higher.
Course #  Course Name Credits
MATH 090 Basic Mathematics 5
MATH 093 Pre-Algebra 5
MATH 098 Elementary Algebra 5
MATH 099 Intermediate Algebra 5
ENGL 090 Basic English Structure 5
ENGL 092 Reading Concepts 5
ENGL 097 Composition: Paragraph 5

 

 

 


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