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Curriculum

Material on this page reflects the most recent college catalog. The college reserves the right to make changes in catalog information when necessary and to correct errors.

Associate of Arts

General Education Core
Communication and Information Literacy
ENGL 1010 – English I: Composition
ENGL 1020 – English II
CO/M 1010 – Public Speaking -OR-
CO/M 1030 – Interpersonal Communication

Mathematics and Quantitative Reasoning

MATH 1000 – Problem Solving (or higher, excluding MATH 1510)

Cultural, Historical, Political, and Social Development

POLS 1000- American and Wyoming Government -OR-
HIST 1211 – U.S. to 1865 -OR-
HIST 1221 – U.S. from 1865 -OR-
HIST 1251 – Wyoming History -OR-
ECON 1200 – Economics, Law, and Government
Social Science
Art, Humanities, Music, Foreign Language or Theater (two courses from two different disciplines)
Scientific and Technical Processes

Computer Literacy
ITEC 2360 – Computer-Assisted Instruction for Teachers
Physical Wellness (physical education activity)

General College Electives
Must include HLED 1221 – Standard First Aid and Safety

Major Core Courses

EDEC 1020 – Introduction to Early Childhood Education
PSYC 2300 – Child Psychology
EDEC 1100 – Observation and Guidance of Young Children/Lab
EDEC 2200 – Early Childhood Practicum
HOEC 1140 – Nutrition
EDEC 1300 – Curriculum Planning and Review for Young Children/Lab
FCSC 2122 – Child Growth and Development/Lab
 
(P) A prerequisite is required for this course. Refer to the specific course description in back pages of this catalog.
(R) This course is required to complete LCCC program requirements in education for the Associate of Arts degree.
 
Total minimum credit hours required: 69-72

Associate of Applied Science

General Education Core
Communication and Information Literacy
ENGL 1010 – English I: Composition
CO/M 1010 – Public Speaking -OR-
CO/M 1030 – Interpersonal Communication
Mathematics and Quantitative Reasoning
MATH 1000 – Problem Solving (or higher)
Cultural, Historical, Political, and Social Development
POLS 1000 – American and Wyoming Government -OR-
HIST 1211 – U.S. to 1865 -OR-
HIST 1221 – U.S. from 1865 -OR-
HIST 1251 – Wyoming History -OR-
ECON 1200 – Economics, Law, and Government
PSYC 1000 – General Psychology
Scientific and Technical Processes
Lab Science (physical, biological, or Earth lab science or technical course)
Computer Literacy
Physical Wellness (physical education activity)

General College Electives
(Electives should be selected in consultation with an early childhood advisor. Some recommended selections are below.)
MUSC 1000 – Introduction to Music -OR-
MUSC 2018 – Music for Elementary Classroom Teachers
HLED 1221 – Standard First Aid and Safety
SOC 1000 – Sociological Principles
EDEC 1200 – Administration in Early Childhood Programs
EDFD 2330 – Child Abuse and Neglect
 
Major Core Courses
EDEC 1020 – Introduction to Early Childhood Education
PSYC 2300 – Child Psychology
FCSC 2122 – Child Growth and Development/Lab
EDEC 1030 – Infant and Toddler Care/Lab
EDEC 1100 – Observation and Guidance of Young Children/Lab
EDEC 1300 – Curriculum Planning and Review for Young Children/Lab
LIBS 2280 – Literature for Children
HOEC 1140 – Nutrition
EDEC 2200 – Early Childhood Practicum

Total minimum credit hours required: 64


























































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