Foundations of Early Learning Environment

Code: ECE1410

Course description

This course will introduce the Apprentice to the founding principles of early learning environments. The Apprentice will examine a variety of early learning settings and explain how the social and physical environment impacts healthy child development and learning. They will examine and demonstrate how play and inquiry are integrated to support learning and development through reflective practice.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: FPLT1050

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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021. Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022.