NSCECE provides a two-year diploma in Early Childhood Education. The program can be taken on a full-time or part-time basis.
NSCECE also offers evening courses, independent study, PLAR, and upgrading from a 1-year diploma to a 2-year diploma.
The updated Program of Studies includes course descriptions for students interested in the two-year diploma program. For students who began before the academic year 2012-2013, please consult your original program of studies.
|2015-2016 Program of Studies|
|Year 1 - Semester I||COM 100||Communications I||30|
|ECE 101||Child Growth and Development||60|
|ECE 113||Introduction to Curriculum||60|
|ECE 123||Movement, Active Play and Wellbeing||30|
|ECE 147||Behaviour Guidance I||30|
|ECE 105||Practicum I||129|
|Year 1 - Semester II||ECE 203||Curriculum II||60|
|ECE 204||Infant/Toddler Child Care||60|
|ECE 211||Observing and Recording||30|
|ECE 217||Health and Safety||30|
|ECE 229||Inclusive Environments for Families||60|
|ECE 205||Practicum II||154|
|Year 2- Semester III||ECE 306||Children with Special Needs||60|
|ECE307||Behaviour Guidance II||30|
|ECE 309||Parents as Partners||30|
|ECE 320||Emergent Literacy||30|
|ECE 330||Professionalism and Advocacy||60|
|COM 390||Interpersonal Skills||30|
|ECE 305||Practicum III||154|
|Year 2 - Semester IV||ECE 403||School Age Child Care||30|
|ECE 406||Program Planning for Children with Special Needs||60|
|ECE 411||Research Issues in ECE||30|
|ECE 418||Emergent Curriculum||60|
|ECE 425||Administration and Management||30|
|ECE 405||Practicum IV||163|
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