Credit Course Schedules

Education/Teacher Ed Transfer - Fall 2019

Working with Children — 3094
EDU 1230 – 3 credits
Deborah H. Deppas

Students will examine the skills needed to work with children and the key milestones in child development. Students will explore the importance of developing professionalism in the field of education to help shape the lives of children, the quality of life in our communities, and the future. By the end of the course, students will be able to determine if a career working with children is right for them. No requisites. J, fall/spring; C, fall/spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Aug 26 – Dec 19 Mon, Wed 9:00 am – 9:50 am
Intro Early Childhood Ed/Care — 3089
EDU 1290 – 3 credits
Ella M. Ames

Students will be introduced to the field of early childhood care and education. An overall view of the field includes history and theory; social, emotional, physical, cognitive, and creative development of young children; how early childhood professionals and early childhood programs meet the needs of young children and their families; and models of early childhood programs. This course introduces the activities and materials of the early childhood profession. Students will also complete 40 hours of fieldwork in a local childcare center. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Aug 26 – Dec 19 Mon, Wed 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Intro Early Childhood Ed/Care — 3730
EDU 1290 – 3 credits
Ella M. Ames

Students will be introduced to the field of early childhood care and education. An overall view of the field includes history and theory; social, emotional, physical, cognitive, and creative development of young children; how early childhood professionals and early childhood programs meet the needs of young children and their families; and models of early childhood programs. This course introduces the activities and materials of the early childhood profession. Students will also complete 40 hours of fieldwork in a local childcare center. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Sep 4 – Oct 16 Wed 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Family, School, & Community Pa — 3634
EDU 1310 – 3 credits
Bridget M. Majka

Students will examine the diversity of families and factors that influence parenting in contemporary society, focusing on strategies to develop working partnerships with parents. Students will study ways to design parent-teacher conferences, parent education, and parent involvement programs. The importance and nature of relationships between schools and community agencies will also be explored. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1510. J spring; C spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Sep 5 – Oct 17 Thu 8:00 pm – 9:45 pm
Foundations/Education-Tchg Pro — 3083
EDU 1510 – 3 credits
Renee L. Funke

Students will be provided with information and experiences that will be helpful in deciding whether or not a career in education seems to be an appropriate choice. This course explores the philosophical and socio-cultural roots of education. Students will also examine the political, economic, legal, and ethical basis of American education. Contemporary issues facing education will be examined within the context of teachers, students, schools, and curriculum. Students will also complete a 40 hour internship in a local school. Eligibility: ENG 1510 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports. J fall, spring; C spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Aug 27 – Dec 19 Tue 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Infant/Toddler/Development/Edu — 3635
EDU 2150 – 3 credits
Marie N. Johnston

Students will increase their knowledge about the developmental needs and program requirements for infants and toddlers. They will do this by strengthening their observation skills, reading, and discussing current research and trends in infant/toddler care, and applying theory in field experiences. Students will plan and implement developmentally appropriate activities based on the needs of a specific child or groups of children within their field setting. Special attention will be given to the development of the whole child, the child as the curriculum, respectful and responsive relationships, intentional and purposeful interactions, and the environment as a teaching tool. A minimum of 20 hours will be spent in the field experience. Prerequisite: EDU 1290.J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Oct 24 – Dec 12 Thu 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Field Placement I-Education — 3099
EDU 2210 – 4 credits
Renee L. Funke

Students will gain practical experience participating in a minimum of 100 hours of supervised work in a public school or other appropriate educational setting. Students will also participate in a weekly seminar which focuses on developing knowledge of how schools and classrooms work and teamwork within the educational setting. The seminar also focuses on students' experiences, problems, and special interests. The student, faculty coordinator, and school supervising teacher work together to develop an appropriate learning experience for the student. Students are responsible for assigned readings and a weekly written log of the field experience in addition to other assignments. Prerequisite: EDU 1290 or EDU 1510 with a C or better and permission the education faculty. Application required. J fall, spring; C fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Aug 28 – Dec 19 Wed 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Field Placement I-Education — 3100
EDU 2210 – 0 credits
Renee L. Funke

Students will gain practical experience participating in a minimum of 100 hours of supervised work in a public school or other appropriate educational setting. Students will also participate in a weekly seminar which focuses on developing knowledge of how schools and classrooms work and teamwork within the educational setting. The seminar also focuses on students' experiences, problems, and special interests. The student, faculty coordinator, and school supervising teacher work together to develop an appropriate learning experience for the student. Students are responsible for assigned readings and a weekly written log of the field experience in addition to other assignments. Prerequisite: EDU 1290 or EDU 1510 with a C or better and permission the education faculty. Application required. J fall, spring; C fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Aug 28 – Dec 19 Wed 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Field Placement II — 3111
EDU 2220 – 3 credits
Elizabeth M. Starks

Students will gain practical experience participating in a minimum of 75 hours of supervised work in a different school or educational setting than they used in EDU 2210. Students will also participate in a weekly seminar which focuses on learning to further develop their interpersonal teaching skills. Students are responsible for assigned readings and a weekly written log of the field experience in addition to other assignments. Prerequisites: EDU 2210 with a C or better and permission of the education faculty. Application required; must be a program major. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Aug 28 – Dec 19 Wed 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Field Placement II — 3113
EDU 2220 – 0 credits
Elizabeth M. Starks

Students will gain practical experience participating in a minimum of 75 hours of supervised work in a different school or educational setting than they used in EDU 2210. Students will also participate in a weekly seminar which focuses on learning to further develop their interpersonal teaching skills. Students are responsible for assigned readings and a weekly written log of the field experience in addition to other assignments. Prerequisites: EDU 2210 with a C or better and permission of the education faculty. Application required; must be a program major. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Aug 28 – Dec 19 Wed 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Children's Literature — 3636
EDU 2440 – 3 credits
Ella M. Ames

Students will develop a comprehensive knowledge of children's literature with emphasis on identification and familiarization of the different types of children's literature, the influence that literature can have on children's and adults' lives, and the development of effective and creative methods of using literature with children. Use of current technology is included. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1530.J fall, spring; C spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Oct 24 – Dec 12 Thu 8:00 pm – 9:45 pm
Exceptional Children — 3086
EDU 2450 – 3 credits
Renee L. Funke

Students will develop knowledge and understanding of exceptional children and youth, the ways they are served in public schools, appropriate attitudes toward human viability, and individual differences. Current legal and instructional issues and methods are discussed. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1530; Prerequisite: PSY 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Aug 26 – Dec 19 Mon 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Exceptional Children — 3633
EDU 2450 – 3 credits
Kelli Spink

Students will develop knowledge and understanding of exceptional children and youth, the ways they are served in public schools, appropriate attitudes toward human viability, and individual differences. Current legal and instructional issues and methods are discussed. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1530; Prerequisite: PSY 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Sep 5 – Oct 17 Thu 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm