2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Jun 13, 2024  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECD 1423 - Advanced Field Experience

Credit Hours: 3

Students are required to demonstrate competency in the following areas: health and safety, interaction with children, implementation of curriculum, personal qualities, professionalism, and working with staff. These areas are aligned to NAEYC Associate Degree Standards. Students are also required to complete a minimum of 96 clock hours of observation and working with young children. Of those 96 clock hours, 12 hours of observation are required in additional mandatory childcare sites. Students are required to have clear maltreatment, criminal and FBI background checks and a current UA-PTC Education ID badge prior to going in the field and are employed or volunteer in a licensed childcare facility in order to apply the skills learned in the previous courses. Observation of the student’s work and evaluation of student skills are conducted by instructors. special course fee

ECD 1003 , ECD 1103  and ECD 1203  with a grade of “C” or better and instructor permission.

Course Typically Offered:
Fall, Spring