Summer 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ECE 300    Introduction to Principles and Practices in Early Childhood Education    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to early childhood education, including an overview of the history of the field, evolution of professional practices and ethics, educational principles that support child development from birth through the school-age years, and teaching practices based on observation, documentation, and interpretation of children's behavior. Site visits may be required. (C-ID ECE 120)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20

TTh06:00PM-10:15PMLECK.WaltersARC MAIN HeEd 70110003Textbook

ECE 305    Introduction to Family Child Care    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is an orientation to family child care. It includes state and local regulations, issues of health and safety, curriculum, behavior guidance, and business management of child care programs operating in the provider's home.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20

M06:00PM-08:50PMLECJ.WalkerARC MAIN CDC 35012566Textbook

ECE 312    Child Development    3 Units

Same As: PSYC 372
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a study of the growth and development of children from the prenatal stage through adolescence. For each stage of development, the physical, cognitive, linguistic, social-moral, and emotional aspects of development, with attention to both typical as well as atypical development in each area, are discussed. Included are the influences of culture, family, and the interaction of maturational and environmental factors. This material is designed as a foundation for early care and education, teaching, and parenting. This course is not open to students who have completed PSYC 372. (C-ID CDEV 100)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20

MW09:00AM-01:15PMLECT.LaMarrARC MAIN HeEd 70110219Textbook

ECE 314    The Child, the Family and the Community    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D7; IGETC Area 4G
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the child's development within the family and the community. It focuses on socialization methods, parenting style, and the impact of family, culture, school, community, and the media on the child's development. This course offers the opportunity to research and review the diverse community resources available to support the child and the family. (C-ID CDEV 110)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 11-Aug 03

TBATBALECM.KieferARC MAIN Online 10253Textbook
Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/online


ECE 320    Curriculum and Interactions in Early Childhood Education    4 Units

Prerequisite: ECE 300 AND ECE 312 or PSYC 372 with a grade of "C" or better.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 116 AND ENGWR 101; OR ESLR 320 AND ESLW 320.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must show proof of negative tuberculosis as well as immunizations for influenza, pertussis, and measles prior to participating in the lab.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course provides supervised experience working with children in an early childhood setting. Topics include principles of curriculum development, classroom design, and child guidance, with opportunity to apply these key teaching principles in practical situations. (C-ID ECE 130)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20

MTWTh02:30PM-03:50PMLECD.WolffARC MAIN CDC 35010097Textbook
IMPORTANT: Students must register for one section each of LEC (lecture) and one of the ECE 320 LAB (laboratory) sections.

MTWTh07:30AM-12:00PMLABD.Wolff TBA TBA
Class number for LAB above: 10098

Note: Lab placements will be assigned on the first day of lab, Monday, June 11, 2018. Students must bring in verification of prerequisites, proof of required immunizations and TB clearance on June 11, 2018 . All labs will be assigned to the ARC Child Development Center.
Immunization Requirements: All students must submit the following paperwork to be considered for lab placement: 1) Current TB test 2) Proof of Immunization for Measles 3) Proof of Immunization for Pertussis

MTWTh09:30AM-02:00PMLABD.Wolff TBA TBA
Class number for LAB above: 12564

Note: Lab placements will be assigned on the first day of lab, Monday, June 11, 2018. Students must bring in verification of prerequisites, proof of required immunizations and TB clearance on June 11, 2018 . All labs will be assigned to the ARC Child Development Center.
Immunization Requirements: All students must submit the following paperwork to be considered for lab placement: 1) Current TB test 2) Proof of Immunization for Measles 3) Proof of Immunization for Pertussis


ECE 404    Children with Special Needs    3 Units

Prerequisite: ECE 312 or PSYC 372 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the variations in development of children with special needs ages birth through eight and the resulting impact on families. It includes an overview of historical and societal influences, laws relating to children with special needs, and the identification and referral process. Observations in public or private children's centers, schools, and agencies may be required.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20

MW06:00PM-10:15PMLECD.JeskeARC MAIN HeEd 70112565Textbook

ECE 420    Administration I: Programs in Early Childhood Education    3 Units

Prerequisite: ECE 300 with a grade of "C" or better; and either ECE 312 or PSYC 372 with grades of "C" or better; Or, BA in Child Development or related field from a regionally accredited college or university.
Advisory: ECE 320
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the administration of early childhood programs. It covers program types, budgets, management, regulations, laws, and the development and implementation of policies and procedures. It also examines various administrative tools, philosophies, and techniques needed to open, organize, and operate an early care and education program.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20

TTh06:00PM-10:15PMLECM.SalluzzoARC MAIN CDC 35010463Textbook

Summer 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: July 12, 2018