Program Profile

Foundational Classes
EMAT 526 Foundations of Education 
EMAT 604 Planning and Creative Dimensions of Instruction in ECE 
EMAT 619 Child Development & Learning 
EMAT 683 Teaching Exceptional Learners 

Content Area Classes
EMAT 636: Essential Elements of Early Childhood Literacy
EMAT 637: Creating an Early Childhood Literate Environment
EMAT 667: Teaching Mathematics in ECE: Number Sense and Operations
EMAT 668: Teaching Mathematics in ECE: Geometry, Measurement, and Data Analysis
EMAT 671: Teaching of Science and Health in ECE
EMAT 681: Social Studies in a Multicultural World for ECE
EMAT 621: Curriculum & Instruction in ECE (prerequisite: 4 of the above content area classes)

Field Experiences
EMAT 601: Initial Field Experience/Pre-Practicum
EMAT 608: Practicum or EMAT 609 Mentored Practicum 
EMAT 611: Student Teaching or EMAT 612 Internship 

TOTAL: 37 Credit Hours