ECE 110 - Creativity and the Young Child

3 credits (PREREQUISITE: NONE)

This course is designed for students to become aware of the importance of creativity in the early childhood classroom and be able to design and implement activities in the classroom to foster this development. Students will review theories of early childhood education and determine how these theories relate to creativity development. Students will explore music and movement, art, sand and water, blocks, dramatic play, and more as they plan developmentally-appropriate activities for young children. This course requires an observation in an early childhood environment in order to complete assignments. (F)