Recommended Course Sequence 

students at boardClasses are scheduled days, evenings and Saturdays. You are required to take the basic core courses, so you can understand the concepts presented in the remaining courses. You'll find course descriptions on the Courses Offered page.

Basic Core Courses

(to be taken within the first three quarters)

Course Course Title When Offered
CD 10G Child Development: The Early Years fall, winter, spring, summer
CD 10H Child Development: Middle and Adolescence fall, winter, spring, summer
CD 50 Foundations of Early Childhood Education fall, winter, spring, summer
CD 12 Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children fall, winter, spring, summer

Recommended Courses Sequence

(discuss with a CDE faculty advisor)

Curriculum CD 52, CD 53, CD 54, CD 55, CD 56, CD 58, CD 60, CD 61, CD 63, CD 64, CD 68, CD 90  
Student Teaching CD 51* (CDC and mentor sites), CD 57** (place of employment)  
Early Intervention / Special Education CD 60, CD 90  
Early Childhood Mental Health CD 71, CD 73, CD 74, CD 75  
Administration and Supervision CD 67, CD 59G, CD 59H  
Other Courses CD 58, CD 65, CD 66, CD 72, CD 77, CD 101, CD 102, CD 103, EDUC 01 Check with department chair

*Requires taking CD 10G, CD 12, CD 50 and CD 54

**CD 10G or PSYC 10G

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