EARLY CHILDHOOD CARE AND EDUCATION DEPARTMENT

DEPARTMENT OF EARLY CHILDHOOD CARE

AND EDUCATION (ECCE)

  • ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Five Credits in any five credits including English and Mathematics, at not more than two sittings.

  • GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

Minimum credits units required for graduation

Education courses                           – 36 credits

General studies course                   – 18 credits

Teaching practice                            – 06 credits

ECCE Courses                                   – 72 Credits

  • CURRICULUM / TABLE / STRUCTURE

NCE I FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
ECE 111 INTRODUCTION TO EARLY CHILDHOOD CARE DEVELOPMENT AND EDUCATION 3
ECE 112 CHILD DEVELOPMENT 2
ECE 113 CHILD HEALTH AND NUTRITION 2
ECE 114 CHILD GROWTH AND SURVIVAL 2
ECE 115 BASIC COMMUNICATION SKILLS 2
ECE 116 SAFETY MEASURE 1
ECE 117 PRACTICUM 3

NCE I SECOND SEMESTER

ECE 121 PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT 2
ECE 122 SOCIAL AND MORAL DEVELOPMENT 2
ECE 123 PLAY AND THE CHILDS LEARNING 2
ECE 124 ASSESSMENTS AND EVALUATION 2
ECE 125 PRE-READING / READING SKILLS 2
ECE 126 PLAY GROUND AND PLAY EQUIPMENTS 2
ECE 127 EARLY CHILDHOOD SCIENCE 2

NCE II FIRST SEMESTER

ECE 211 THE HOME AND THE CHILD 2
ECE 212 EMOTIONALN DEVELOPMENT(MUSIC AND DANCE) 2
ECE 213 THE CHILD AND THE ENVIRONMENT 3
ECE 214 PRE-WRITING / WRITING SKILLS 2
ECE 215 TECHNOLOGY FOR THE EARLY YEARS 2
ECE 216 EARLY CHILDHOOD CURRICULUM AND METHODS 2
ECE 217 PRACTICUM IN ECCE 3

NCE II SECOND SEMESTER

ECE 211 CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS 2
ECE 212 LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENTS 2
ECE213 COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT 2
ECE 214 CHILD POLICY ISSUES IN NIGERIA 2
ECE 215 ELEMENTS OF RESEARCH IN ECCE 3
ECE 216 BASIC COMPUTER STUDIES AND USE 2
ECE 217 PRODUCTION AND USE OF INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS 2

NCE III FIRST SEMESTER

EDC 311 TEACHING PRACTICE 6

NCE III SECOND SEMESTER

ECE 321 ADMINISTRATION AND SUPERVISION OF ECCE 2
ECC 322 VISUAL ARTS AND CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT 2
ECE 323 CHILDRENS LITERATURE 2
ECE 324 ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN ECCE 2
ECE 325 CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN ECCE 2
ECE 326 MATHEMATICAL SKILLS IN EARLY YEARS 3