Preschool Learning Environment I

Code: ECE1535

Course description

Building on Foundations of Early Learning Environment, this course expands principles of supporting play and inquiry within a preschool program. The Apprentice will summarize the value of play and inquiry learning for preschool children within a context of development. They will defend the importance of promoting the development of self-esteem and pro-social behaviour and will demonstrate strategies that foster positive social environments for preschool children. Through a lens of integrated development that focuses on multiple domains, the Apprentice will plan and implement learning experiences that foster relationship building and a positive sense of self.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: ECE1410 FPLT1050
Corequisites: None

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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.

Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021. Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021.