Liberal Arts and Sciences: Humanities and Social Science - Early Childhood/Childhood Education

Program Information

Degree Type: AA
Program Code: LBAA - ECCH
Hegis Code: 5649.00
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Early Childhood/Childhood Education Concentration

The Early Childhood/Childhood Education concentration within the Liberal Arts and Sciences: Humanities and Social Science degree at SUNY Adirondack will fulfill a need for students pursuing credentialed mid-level teaching assistant positions or a transfer path into bachelor's degree programs for higher level certified positions. Recommended high school preparation: Four years of English, three years of social studies, two years of science and two years of math, preferably college preparatory mathematics.

Cr. Course Title Course Code
1-2 Freshman Experience HRD100 HRD100A or HRD110
3 Writing I ENG101
3 SUNY Gen Ed Basic Communication  ENG102, ENG103, ENG104, ENG105, ENG106, ENG107, ENG108, ENG109 or ENG110
3 SUNY Gen Ed Mathematics MAT114 or MAT115
3-4 SUNY Gen Ed Natural Science lab science  
3 Mathematics or Science  MAT114 or MAT115 recommended
2 Health and Wellness

Any PED activity courses, AVS101, AVS102, BIO115, HED103, HED104, HED108, NTR101, NTR111, PED105, PED106, PED206, or PED211

HED 103 recommended

(Note PED 210 and PED 212 do not fulfill this requirement)

3 SUNY GEN ED Western Civilization HIS101 or HIS102
3 SUNY GEN ED American History HIS103 or HIS104
3 General Psychology PSY101
3 SUNY GEN ED Social Science  

ANT101, ANT103, ANT105, ECO201, ECO202, PSC101, PSC102, PSC103, or SOC101

6 SUNY GEN ED Foreign Language in same language  
3 SUNY GEN ED 200-level English  
3 200 level-English  
3 Child Psychology PSY202
3 Educational Foundations EDU101
12

Liberal Arts and Sciences Content Concentration

Biology: BIO103, BIO107, BIO111, BIO112, BIO113, BIO205, BIO212, CHM112
Chemistry: MAT131, MAT132 CHM111, CHM112CHM203, CHM204
Earth Science (Geology): MAT131, CHM111, CHM112, GEO101

 

English:
Conventions of the Discipline: ENG210, ENG252

Literature and Identity: ENG218, ENG226

Major Genres and Author Courses: ENG211, ENG217, ENG220, ENG237, ENG245, ENG250, ENG251

Survey and Period Courses: ENG201, ENG202, ENG202, ENG204, ENG205, ENG206, ENG207, ENG209, ENG249

Writing as Craft: ENG214, ENG215, ENG216, ENG233, ENG280

History/Political Science (Social Studies): ANT101, ECO201, ECO202, GEG110, HIS100, HIS101, HIS102, HIS103, HIS104, HIS106,PSC101 , PSC102, PSC103, PSC104, PSC106, SOC101

Mathematics:  MAT131, MAT132, MAT220MAT231, MAT232

Physics: MAT131, MAT132, MAT231, CHM111, CHM112, MAT220, MAT232, CIS111

 
4 Electives should be chosen by advisement and articulation agreement.

Recommended:

SPH111, THR107 or THR220

64 Minimum credits required for graduation  

 

Recommended First Year
First Semester
1-2 HRD100, HRD100A or HRD110
3 ENG101
3 MAT114
3 PSY101
3 SUNY GEN ED Foreign Language
3 HIS103 or HIS104
Second Semester
3 ENG102 - ENG110
3 MAT115
3 PSY202
3

EDU101

3

SUNY GEN ED Social Science

Recommended Second Year
Third Semester
3-4 SUNY GEN ED Natural Science lab science
3

SUNY GEN ED 200-level ENG  (Prereq required)

3

SUNY GEN ED Foreign Language

3 LAS Concentration Elective - See Note 1
3 LAS Concentration Elective - See Note 1
1 Health and Wellness
Fourth Semester
3 200-level English (Prereq Required)
3 SUNY GEN ED Western Civilization
3 LAS Concentration Elective - See Note 1
3

LAS Concentration Elective- See Note 1

4 Electives
1 Health and Wellness

NOTES:

1. Courses selected within one academic area should be carefully chosen with an advisor based upon transfer school requirements.

2. For students interested in the Early Childhood/Childhood Spanish pathway please enroll in the Liberal Arts and Sciences: Humanities and Social Sciences (LBAA) degree and enroll in SPA 101, SPA 102, SPA 201, SPA 202 or SPA 214.

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