CRC19: Courses

ECE 320 Curriculum and Interactions in Early Childhood Education

Units: 4

Hours: 36 hours LEC; 108 hours LAB

Prerequisite: ECE 300 and 312 with grades of "C" or better

Corequisite: ECE 326

Enrollment Limitation:

Under California law (Title 22) any persons working directly with children must provide proof of current Tuberculosis clearance and provide any required proof of immunizations (currently: measles, pertussis, and influenza/influenza waiver).

Transferable: CSU


This course provides supervised experience working with children in an early childhood setting. Topics include principles of curriculum development, classroom design, and child guidance, with the opportunity to apply these key teaching principles in practical situations. This course is approved as the required programs and curriculum core course specified in Title 22 of the Health and Safety
Code of the Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division and Title 5 Department of Education regulations. Before beginning lab assignments, students must show proof of TB clearance and documentation of all required vaccinations.
(C-ID ECE 130)

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO #1: Apply developmentally appropriate principles and practices to support young children’s optimal development and learning within healthy, safe, respectful, supportive, and challenging learning environments.