Courses Catalogue

Contemporary Issues In Early Childhood Education

COURSE CODE: ECP 1103
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Early Childhood and Primary Education, Diploma
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

This course introduces students to contemporary issues in Early Childhood Education.

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course, students should be able to:

§  Explain the concept of nursery/pre-school education & methods suitable for teaching the young ones.

§  Discuss the modern trends i.e. day care, nursery boarding schools, p.1. Entrance Interviews, and their advantages & disadvantages.

§  Compare early childhood education both past & present.