University of Pittsburgh School of Education
 

Curriculum for Early Childhood Education - Mater of Education (MEd)

Basic Areas of Education (12 credits)

Course Credits
Education and Human Development 3
Education and Society 3
Intro to Research Methodology 3
IL 2290 or IL 2690 Research Seminar for M.Ed. Students 3

Methods Courses

Course Credits
IL 2042 Lang & Lit for Young Child 3
IL 2270 Art & Music in Elem Grades 3
IL 2433 Math/Science Methods 1 3
IL 2434 Math/Science Methods 2 3
IL 2905 Teaching Infants, Toddlers and Preschoolers 3
IL 2208 Reading/Writing Methods 1 3
IL 2209 Reading/Writing Methods 2 3
IL 2268 Social Studies Methods 3
IL 2047 Integrated Curriculum 3
IL 2563 Inclusion in ECE 3
Other Elective Approved by Advisor 3

Major Field Studies

Course Credits
IL 2041 Intro to ECE 3
Special Ed: One of the following: IL 2500 Foundations of Sp Ed, IL 2501 Stud with Disabilities, IL 2325 Literacy & Assessment, or IL 2505 Autism) 3
IL 2906 Community Resources Seminar 3
Advanced Course in Family Studies or Approved Elective 3
Practicum or Approved Elective 3