Courses Catalogue

Concepts In Early Childhood Education

COURSE CODE: ECP 7101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Early Childhood, Masters
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Course Description

Course Description

The course focuses on the history, stages, relevant theories, characteristics, principles and concepts in early childhood education. It discusses the growth and development of and the factors that affect growth and development.

Course Aim

The aim of the course is to prepare students who can refine and validate existing knowledge, theory and concepts in early childhood education and generate new information on early childhood education.

Course Learning Outcomes

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

1.    Analyze different concepts in early childhood education.

2.    Discuss the theories related to early childhood education and development.