Early Childhood Education Emphasis

ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP Major

ILS Core
Supporting Courses12-13
Integrative Leadership Seminar I
Writing Course
English Composition II: Composition and Rhetoric
Business and Media Writing
Communication Skills
Theories of the Interview
Fundamentals of Public Address
Mathematics (choose one course):
Business Statistics
Social Science Statistics
Advanced Algebra (or more advanced math level or placement per WMPT exam)
Introductory Statistics
Upper-Level Courses24
Critical Thinking (choose one course):
History of Economic Thought
The Development of Creative and Critical Thinking
Integrative Leadership Seminar II
Ethical Theory
Plato and Aristotle
Humanities (choose 6 credits):
Indigenous Nations Oral and Storytelling Traditions
Wisconsin First Nations Ethnohistory
Or choose from 300- or 400-level courses in the following subjects: English, History, Humanistic Studies, Philosophy
Natural or Biological Sciences (choose 6 credits from one subject or multiple subjects):
Choose 300- or 400-level Natural Science courses in the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Human Biology, Geoscience, Nutritional Sciences or Physics
Social Science (choose 6 credits):
Choose 300- or 400-level courses in the following subjects: Anthropology, Community Sciences, Economics, Geography, Human Development, Political Science, Psychology, Public and Environmental Affairs, Democracy and Justice Studies, Sociology and Urban and Regional Studies
Capstone Required Course:
Capstone: Synthesis and Assessment of Learning
Total Credits36-37
Early Childhood Education Emphasis18
Introduction to the Art and Science of Teaching in Early Childhood
The Early Years of Literacy and Language Development
Current Trends in Early Childhood Education
Infancy and Early Childhood
Elective (6 credits):
any upper-level EDUC or HUM DEV course
Total Credits18