Teacher (Certificate of Achievement)
This certificate prepares students to provide instruction to children and supervise Assistant and Associate Teachers. Child Development courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
|Courses Required for the Major:|
|3||CHIL 101 Human Growth and Development|
|3||CHIL 111 Curriculum: Music/Motor Skills|
|3||CHIL 121 Curriculum: Art|
|3||CHIL 131 Curriculum: Language/Science|
|3||CHIL 141 The Child, Family and Community|
|3||CHIL 180 Nutrition, Health and Safety for Children|
|3||CHIL 151 Program Planning|
|and concurrent enrollment in:|
|2-4||CHIL 270 Work Experience OR|
CHIL 275 Supervised Field Study
|Select one of the following three options:|
|4||CHIL 160 Observing and Understanding Children AND|
CHIL 161 Observations and Issues in Child Development
|3||CHIL 165 Children With Special Needs|
|3||CHIL 175 Infant-Toddler Growth and Development|
|26-29||= Total Units|
Academic Requirements (Certificate of Achievement).
Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete courses required for the university major and the general education pattern required by that transfer institution. See the Mesa College catalog TRANSFER INFORMATION section. Additional courses may be required to meet university lower-division requirements.
Course requirements at the transfer institution are subject to change and may be verified by a counselor or by consulting the current university catalog. Many Baccalaureate in Arts degrees require third semester competency in a foriegn language. Consult the current catalog of the transfer institution and consult with a counselor.