- Specialist Diploma
- Program location:
- Fort Omaha Campus
This diploma focuses on specific early childhood education content and demonstrates specific skills. It includes sign language courses that give students a basic background of the usage of sign language in the early childhood classroom.
Requirements for Early Childhood Sign Language diploma - 27.0 credit hrs.
|ECED 1060 Observation, Assessment, and Guidance 1||4.5|
|ECED 1110 Infant and Toddler Development 1||4.5|
|ECED 1120 Preschool Child Development 1||3.0|
|ECED 1150 Introduction to Early Childhood Education 1||4.5|
|SLIS 1010 American Sign Language I||6.0|
|SLIS 1150 Introduction to the Deaf World||4.5|
1. Can be used to gain a Child Development Associate credential. Other on-the-job experience would be required. For the CDA, either ECED 1110 Infant and Toddler Development or ECED 1120 Preschool Child Development is required in addition to ECED 1060 Observation, Assessment, and Guidance and ECED 1150 Introduction to Early Childhood Education .