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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECE 270 - Observation and Assessment

Credits: 3

A comprehensive introduction to observation and assessment in early childhood education. Reviews legal provisions, regulations, and guidelines. Develops skills and methods of observing young children in structured and unstructured situations. Training in identification, selection, and implementation of various screening and developmental assessment instruments as well as program evaluation tools and links results to planning, guidance, and instruction. Overviews diagnostic process and implications of evaluation. Includes role of the family in the assessment process.

Prerequisite/Co-requisite: ECE 230 .
Required: Twenty hours of field experience.