The appropriate use of assessment and observation tools and strategies to document
development and learning. Emphasizes use of findings to inform and plan learning environments
experiences. Students practice recording strategies, rating systems, portfolios, and
multiple assessment tools, along with opportunities to partner with families and professionals.
It is a required core course for the ECE certificate and AS degree.
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
- Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
- Homework hours/semester: 96-108
- Total Student Learning hours/semester: 144-162
Prerequisites: This course is specific for students who have been accepted into the Early Childhood
Apprenticeship Program (ECAP)., ECE. 201 or ECE. 901 or PSYC 201 or equivalent.
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.