Taught course

Early Childhood Development (non-certification)

University of West Alabama · University of West Alabama
MED (noncertification) Early Childhood Development

Entry requirements

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Months of entry

January, October, August, June, March

Course content

Conditional Admission Required Courses: 9 hours

Professional Courses: 9 hours

  • ED 500. Foundations of Education (3)
    ED 501. Educational Planning (3)
  • ED 504. Techniques of Educational Research (3)
    ED 505. Technology and Education (3)
  • ED 506. Educational Statistics (3)

Unconditional Admission Required Courses: 25 hours

Professional Courses: 10 hours

  • ED 508. Technology Portfolio (1)
  • EE 500. Teaching Reading (3)
  • EP 500. Advanced Educational Psychology (3)
    EP 506. Life-Span Development and Learning (3)
  • Approved Elective in Education (3)
    SE 500. Introduction to Special Education (3)

Teaching Field: 15 hours

  • CE 512. Planning Programs for Early Education (3)
  • Approved electives (from the 500 level) in Early Childhood (12 hours)

Total Required: 34 hours

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Information for international students

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Qualification and course duration

MED (noncertification) Early Childhood Development

distance learning
12 months

Course contact details

Dr. Jodie Winship