2014-2015 Catalog

ECED 1221 Infant and Toddler Practicum

0.0 - 9.0 - 3.0


(4) ECED 1060; ECED 1110; ECED 1150; and ECED 1220

Course Description

Students work with infants and toddlers (6 weeks through 2 years) on a weekly basis and become familiar with the daily routine of programs serving these ages. Basic skills include developmentally appropriate interactions, supporting caregiver plans, and fostering children's development. Students spend 45 hours with infants and 45 hours with toddlers and plan a few experiences appropriate for this age group. Students are required to attend bi-monthly one-hour seminar sessions. NOTE: Students enrolling in the ECED practica should register through the Early Childhood Practicum website at www.mccneb.edu/ecp.