Transfer Pathway: A.A.S in Early Childhood Education to B.A. Early Childhood Practice (non-licensure program)

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Be sure to meet with your academic advisor to make transfer plans.

First Year at Oakton Community College


Semester One

   

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester Credits

 

ECE 104

Intro to Early Childhood Education

3

 

EGL 101

English Composition I

3

 

MAT 128

Foundations of Math for Elem Teachers I

3

 

ECE 102

Child Growth and Development 

3

 

ECE 107

Observation & Assessment Young Child

3

 

Total Semester Credit Hours

15


Semester Two

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester Credits

 

MAT 129

Foundations of Math for ElementaryTeachers II

3

 

EGL 102 

English Composition II

3

 

PSY 101 

Intro to Psychology

3

 

ECE 255

Curriculum Design for Early Childhood Programs

3

 

ECE 180

The Exceptional Child

3

 

Total Semester Credit Hours

15

Second Year at Oakton Community College


Semester One

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester Credits

 

HUM 165

Intro to World Music

3

 

SOC 101

Intro to Sociology 

3

 

ECE 270

Child, Family and Community Relations

3

 

ECE 226

Language Arts and Social Studies for the Young Child

3

 

ECE 108

Nutrition, Health and Safety of Young Children

3

 

Total Semester Credit Hours

 15


Semester Two

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester Credits

 

PSY 201

Educational Psychology

3

 

ECE 227

Math and Science for Young Children

3

 

ECE 257

Practicum I

5

 

ECE or EDN

Elective from ECE or EDN

1

 

ECE 228

Language Development of Young Children

3

 

Total Semester Credit Hours

 15

Total semester credit hours needed for A.A.S Degree: 60

 

National Louis Courses

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Quarter Credits

GEN 103

Student Success Seminar 

 5

ENG 203

Effective Speaking Undergrad

 5

ENG 210

Children's Literature for Educators

 5

SCI 101

Physical Science 

 5

SCI 102

Survey of Biological Science with Lab

 5

HIS 102

Civics and American Government 

 5

HIS 103

History Across the Globe 

 5

CIL 300

Foundations of ESL and Bilingual Education 

 5

ECE 301

Understanding Infant & Toddler Development 

 5

ECE 321 

Curriculum in Infant/Toddler Programs 

 5

ECE 340 

Positive Guidance in Early Childhood environment 

 5

ECE 341 

Early Intervention and Screening for Infants & toddlers 

 5

ECE 342

Cultural Responsiveness for Families of Infants & toddlers 

 5

ECE 343 

Teaching and Learning in Diverse Early Childhood environment 

 5

EDU 300 

Teacher Education Practicum I

 5

Electives

 

15

 

Divide Quarter Credits by 1.5 to convert to Semester Credits

 

Total Quarter Credits at NLU

 

90