Dec 10, 2023  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog
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EDEC 135 - Language and Literature for Young Children

Credit(s): 3

Prerequisite(s): EDEC 108  or instructor’s consent.
This course will explore when and how to use books and language to meet specific needs, and how to create an environment that encourages and promotes the emergence of literacy in young children. (Fall Semester)

Course Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of the course, students will be able to
  • Understand the importance of language rich environments.
  • Demonstrate current knowledge related to Language and Literature experiences.
  • Plan and implement developmentally appropriate language activities for all children, regardless of ability or experience.
  • Understand language acquisition as an important part of the developmental process and be able to recognize the sequence of language development in young children.

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