Program Description

Faculty of Education




Program Description

Twenty credits are required to complete the Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (Honours) degree program.

In addition to receiving up to seven transfer credits, you will need to complete at least 13 Brock credits. As a college transfer student you will be entering year three. The following section details the courses to be taken each of year three and four of the program, as well as the elective context requirements between year three and four.  For those eager to begin their studies, you may request the Registrar’s office admit you to the Spring-Summer term and take ADED 1P31 Learning for Success and ADED 1P33 Scholarly Writing for Adult Learners. These are online courses that will help you prepare for success in your university studies.

Required Year Three Courses:
1.0 ABST 2F96: Studies in Aboriginal Culture I
1.0 EDUC 3F01: Process of Teaching
1.0 EDUC/CHYS 3F02: Cognition and Learning
0.5 EDUC/CHYS 3P50: Early Childhood Education I
0.5 EDUC 3P53: Research, Ethics & Care in ECE
0.5 EDUC/CHYS 3P52: Early Childhood Education II
0.5 EDUC 3P85: Internship 1

Required Spring/Summer term courses:

  • One of the introductory level studies courses to satisfy the Humanities context credit requirement (e.g., ENGL 1F91; CANA 1F91; for complete listing of context credits see Brock University Undergraduate calendar)
  • One of the introductory level studies courses to satisfy the Science context credit requirement (e.g. BIO 1F25; GEOG 1F91; for complete listing of context credits see Brock University Undergraduate calendar).
  • One elective. If you requested an early start, you need not complete another elective beyond the two half credit courses in Adult Education.

Required Year Four Courses:
0.5 EDUC 3P40: Families, Schools and Literacy
0.5 EDUC 4P04: Observation and Evaluation in the Early Years
1.0 EDUC 4F50: ECE Honours thesis
0.5 EDUC 4P52: Inclusive Programming in ECE
0.5 EDUC 4P35: Global Education: A Cross Curricular Approach
0.5 EDUC 4P24: Literacy in the Early Years
0.5 EDUC 4P14: Mathematics in the Early Years
0.5 EDUC 4P80: Understanding Research Methods in Education
0.5 EDUC 4P85: Internship II

 

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Events

EETL conference
October 3, 2014 - 8:00am - 12:30pm