(3 credits) 2 hours bi-weekly, 260 hours practicum
Practicum I allows the student the opportunity to integrate play and child development theories with young children in early learning settings. Students will gain experience in guiding children’s behaviours and experience in a variety of skill development areas. For two days per week students will interact with young children in an early childhood setting under supervision. Students will be accepted into practica on the basis of academic performance and health.
Pre or Co-requisites: Early Learning and Child Care 1110, 1180, 1209 and 2110.
Note: Students must successfully complete Early Learning and Child Care 1282 with a minimum ‘C’ grade to enrol in Early Learning and Child Care 2285.