Current Online Course Schedule

This page gives you a quick way to find out more about online and hybrid courses offered at MiraCosta. Click any course title to learn more about the course. Many instructors add details here about expectations for the course and what students need to do to get started.

Courses listed as "Online Only" may be completed entirely online.
Courses listed as "Hybrid" will have some class activity that takes place at a designated location in addition to your online coursework. This activity may range from a few proctored exams to regular meetings on a MiraCosta campus.

Programs and Curriculum in Early Childhood Education

This course examines the theories and principles of developmentally appropriate practice in early childhood programs and environments. It emphasizes relationships, constructive adult-child interactions, curriculum models, and program planning with effective teaching strategies. Topics include the historical roots of early childhood programs and the evolution of professional practices promoting advocacy, ethics, and professional identity. C-ID ECE-120.

Subject: CHLD
Units: 3

Instructor information about this course

Learning Management System (LMS) for this course: Blackboard
LMS link: https://blackboard.miracosta.edu
Course start page:
Course email: Jennifer Paris - jdparis@miracosta.edu & Laura Paciorek - lpaciorek@miracosta.edu
Office:
Office hours:
Phone: Jennifer Paris - 760-795-6789 x 1244 & Laura Paciorek 760-757-2121 x 1339
Instructor notes: This is a fully online course (there are two instructors for this course: Jennifer Paris & Laura Paciorek). Information regarding the course will be emailed to enrolled students prior to the beginning of the course. If you do not receive an email about the class, please check your spam folder or check the "Announcements" area of the course site in Blackboard so you can get important information about how to get started in the class. Textbook information for this class will be available at the MiraCosta College bookstore website.?

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