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Associate of Applied Science Degree

Four-Semester (Two-Year) Program

First Semester Courses (Fall)

Class Number Class Title Credits
CHD 120 Introduction to Early Childhood¹
3
CHD 125 Creative Activities for Children¹
3
ENG 111 College Composition I
3
PSY 200 Principles of Psychology
3
SDV 100 College Success Skills
1
SOC 200 Principles of Sociology
3

16

Second Semester Courses (Spring)

Class Number Class Title Credits
CHD 205 Guiding the Behavior of Children
3
ENG 112 College Composition II
3
HLT 110 Concepts of Personal and Community Health
3
HMS 100 Intro. To Human services 3
PSY 216 Social Psychology
3
SOC 268 Social Problems
3

18

Third Semester Courses (Fall)

Class Number Class Title Credits
EDU 156 Single Parent Families
3
CHD 290 Coordinated Internship in Early Childhood¹
3
CST 100 Principles of Public Speaking
3
ITE 115 Introduction to Computer Applications & Concepts
3
SOC 215 Sociology of the Family
3
____ ____ Elective (HMS or CHD)³
3

18

Fourth Semester Courses (Spring)

Class Number Class Title Credits
CHD 210 Intro. to Exceptional Children
3
CHD 290

Coordinated Internship in Early Childhood (or HMS 290)²

3
MTH 120 Introduction to Mathematics
3
PSY 235 Child Psychology 3
____ ____ Humanities/Fine Arts Elective³
3

15


Total Minimum Credits

67

Footnotes:
1CHD 120 is a pre-/corequisite for all other CHD courses.
2CHD 120 and CHD 125 are pre-/corequisites for CHD 290. Internships must be approved by the program head.
3Childhood Development Electives: CHD 118, CHD 166, CHD 270, HLT 135.
4Students may choose from college approved Humanities/ Fine Arts electives on catalog page 55.