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Early Childhood Education Level One - Daytime Session

Battlefords Campus
Sep 11th, 2017 - Oct 24th, 2017 Part-time
Weekdays : 09:00am to 04:00pm

Tuition: $1520.00 (subject to change)
Application Fee of $35.00
Books: $600.00 (subject to change)

THIS PROGRAM SESSION IS TAKEN AS ONE BLOCK OF FOUR COURSES.


These four modules will get you started on your career. The knowledge and practical skills you get through ECE Level One prepares you to work with infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and school-aged children in licensed child care facilities. Supplemented with an Interpersonal Communications module, completion of this program will give you the "ECE Orientation" certificate from the Ministry of Education.

Delivery Method

The following delivery methods are available for some of the courses in this program.

  • Lecture

Please refer to the course description for course specific delivery methods.


Courses

  • ECE 106 - Role of Play in Early Childhood Education

    You will learn about the role of play in the development of skills and abilities of young children. You will focus on the value of play in early childhood development programming and the role of the early childhood educator in expanding the play opportunities for children.

    DATES: (Morning session)

    Sep 11, 13, 15, 18, 20, 25, 27, 29, 2017

    Oct 2, 4, 11, 13, 16, 2017

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • ECE 142 - Health, Safety and Nutrition

    Your studies will focus on creating environments and practices that contribute to the health, safety, and nutritional needs of children. You will study the physical development of children. You will also receive information that will assist you in identifying and addressing health and safety issues including abuse and neglect.

    DATES: (afternoon session)

    Sep 11, 13, 15, 18, 20, 25, 27, 29, 2017

    Oct 2, 4, 11, 13, 16, 2017

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • HUMD 183 - Child Guidance 1

    You will examine the strategies of developmentally appropriate child guidance. The role of the adult in anticipating and encouraging appropriate behaviour is emphasized. You will practice techniques for intervening with children while encouraging a co-operative attitude, a sense of autonomy and a positive self-image.

    DATES: (morning session)

    Sep 12, 14, 19, 21, 22, 26, 28, 2017

    Oct 3, 5, 6, 10, 12, 17, 19, 20, 24, 2017

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COMM 291 - Interpersonal Communication

    You will develop employability skills through the study of interpersonal communications theory and applications in the workplace. Learning outcomes include the importance of self-awareness and self-esteem, perception problems, verbal and nonverbal messages, listening skills, creating positive communication climates and resolving interpersonal conflict.

    DATES: (afternoon session)

    Sep 12, 14, 19, 21, 22, 26, 28, 2017

    Oct 3, 5, 6, 10, 12, 17, 19, 20, 24, 2017

    Delivery Method: Lecture