|Field of Study:||Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
|Description:||Our program focuses on the physical, social, emotional and cognitive development of young children from birth to 12 years and their interaction with the world around them. Upon graduation, you will earn an Honours Bachelor of Applied Science in Early Childhood Studies and a Diploma in Early Childhood Education.
Your first year introduces you to the domains of childhood development and theories and foundations of early childhood. In your second year, you learn the basics of human anatomy and physiology; how to create curriculum; observation and research skills; dynamics of relationships; and how biases impact our interactions with children and families. In your third and fourth years, you learn how to develop curriculum in educational and therapeutic settings. You will learn to assess children's learning; support and educate children in a meaningful way; understand how to create interventions; and know how to work with children in a variety of settings. You will complete more than 800 hours of workplace experience through placements.
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Values quoted are based on 2021-22 tuition rates and are subject to change. For full tuition and student fee information, visit https://www.guelphhumber.ca/sfs/tuition-and-fees.