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2019-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education (IECE) Area, with Montessori Emphasis, B.S. or B.A.

Degree offered at: Campbellsville, Elizabethtown, Louisville, Owensboro, Somereset

The Montessori Method is a child-centered, scientifically based, educational program designed by Dr. Maria Montessori. It is a discovery oriented learning program that emphasizes hands on, collaborative exploration within beautifully prepared classroom environments that support the development of the whole child. Our Montessori course content covers child growth and development; education and service requirements for children with exceptionalities; assessment, curriculum, and instruction; the prepared learning environment; collaboration; and professionalism.

Foundation Courses: 15 Hours

Clinical Practice in Montessori: 15-18 Hours

If ED 450  placement is in Montessori Public School Preschool & Kindergarten, IEC 499  is waived.

Recommended Elective: 3 Hours

Total: 99-101 Hours