Matched 15 Courses / 15 Classes

Learning Made Visible Through Documentation (ECH140) 1 Credit

The study of documentation in early childhood environments including strategies to reflect on children's thinking, hypothesis development, and the multiple relationships essential in the learning environments. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24160 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 04/23/2022 - 05/06/2022 N/A N/A
  • E. Bucher
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available

Child Development Associate Preparation Practicum I (ECH267) 1 Credit

Participation in early childhood education related work experience for the purpose of final preparation for the Child Development Associate (CDA) national credential process. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (CFS123, or CFS125, or CFS/ECH287) and (CFS/ECH271, or ECH280) and (CFS101AH, or CFS101AJ, or CFS101AP, or CFS101AR, or CFS160, or CFS/ECH275, or ECH236, or ECH279, or ECH281) and (CFS116, or ECH282, or ITD201) and (CFS285AA or ITD204).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23955 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 01/31/2022 - 05/06/2022 N/A N/A
  • A. Stigsson
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students are required to co-enroll in ECH267, ECH268 and ECH288
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
      Students need to co-enroll in ECH 267, ECH 268 and ECH 288.
      For more information contact Ana Stigsson - 602-787-6790, ana.stigsson@paradisevalley.edu

Child Development Associate Preparation Practicum II (ECH268) 1 Credit

Participation in early childhood education related work experience for the purpose of final preparation for the Child Development Associate (CDA) national credential process. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (CFS178, or CFS194AB, or CFS192, or CFS193), and (CFS/ECH287, or CFS278, or CFS196), and ECH270, and (CFS/ECH176 or CFS205).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23964 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 01/31/2022 - 05/06/2022 N/A N/A
  • A. Stigsson
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students are required to co-enroll in ECH267, ECH268 and ECH288
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
      Students need to co-enroll in ECH 267, ECH 268 and ECH 288.
      For more information contact Ana Stigsson - 602-787-6790, ana.stigsson@paradisevalley.edu

Child Care Seminar (ECH269) 1 Credit

Emphasizes the blend of job-related activities including career exploration, employment procedures, human relations, and on-the-job issues. Note: CFS/ECH269 may be repeated for a total of three (3) credit hours. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23807 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 03/28/2022 - 05/08/2022 N/A N/A
  • C. Colunga
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.

Observing Young Children (ECH270) 1 Credit

Introduction to techniques of observing young children. Recording methods, interpretation and use of collected information including legal and ethical implications. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23796 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 01/29/2022 - 02/11/2022 N/A N/A
  • C. Colunga
Open
17 of 20 Seats Available

Arranging the Environment (ECH271) 1 Credit

Exploration of the influence of the environment on the behavior of young children. Indoor and outdoor spaces considered and analysis of environments practiced. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23806 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 01/29/2022 - 02/11/2022 N/A N/A
  • E. Bucher
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available

Math for the Young Child (ECH273) 1 Credit

Methods and techniques for encouraging the beginnings of mathematical/logical thought with young children. Focus upon the theory of Jean Piaget. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23799 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 02/26/2022 - 03/11/2022 N/A N/A
  • S. Ceklic
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.

Literacy Development and the Young Child (ECH275) 1 Credit

Literacy from birth through the early childhood years. Focus on developmentally appropriate ways to encourage speaking, listening, writing, and reading in the home and classroom. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
23800 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 02/12/2022 - 02/25/2022 N/A N/A
  • A. Stigsson
  • G. Carpenter
Open
11 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.

Early Childhood Curriculum Development (ECH279) 1 Credit

An intensive focus on the process of building curriculum units appropriate to the developmental needs and abilities of the young child. Design, use and evaluation of materials and activities. Prerequisites: None. Note: ECH279 may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
23798 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 01/31/2022 - 03/27/2022 N/A N/A
  • C. Colunga
  • J. Hicks
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.

Food Experiences With Young Children (ECH280) 1 Credit

A discussion of the nutritional needs of young children and the cultural and social meanings of foods, feeding and eating. Includes planning and managing food experiences in home and group settings. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24275 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 03/26/2022 - 04/08/2022 N/A N/A
  • K. Fenderson Gonzales
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.

Movement/Music for the Young Child (ECH281) 1 Credit

Consideration of motor development in the toddler through the 8-year-old and exploration of age-appropriate rhythmic, musical and creative movement methods. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23803 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 02/26/2022 - 03/11/2022 N/A N/A
  • S. Wibe
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.

Discipline/Guidance Of Child Groups (ECH282) 1 Credit

Exploration of techniques for guiding children in groups with focus on individual child and adult needs for a disciplined environment. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23802 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 01/15/2022 - 01/28/2022 N/A N/A
  • G. Romero
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available

Early Childhood Teaching Internship (ECH284AB) 3 Credits

Work experience in child care centers. 80 hours of designated work per credit. Maximum of 6 credits allowed. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CFS/ECH176 and permission of Department or Division. Corequisites: CFS/ECH269.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
23792 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 01/18/2022 - 05/08/2022 N/A N/A
  • C. Colunga
  • A. Stigsson
Open
13 of 15 Seats Available

Professional Development in Early Childhood Education (ECH287) 1 Credit

Emerging professionalism within the field of early childhood education. Consideration of job responsibilities, rewards, ethics and current issues facing practitioners. Includes assessment and career planning. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23805 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 04/23/2022 - 05/06/2022 N/A N/A
  • C. Colunga
Open
12 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.

Community Resources and Referral (ECH288) 1 Credit

Survey of current community agencies, resources, and support groups for a variety of child and family needs. Considers appropriate procedures for referral, handling of information, confidentiality and follow up. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24047 Spring 2022 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 01/31/2022 - 05/06/2022 N/A N/A
  • A. Stigsson
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students are required to co-enroll in ECH267, ECH268 and ECH288
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
      Students need to co-enroll in ECH 267, ECH 268 and ECH 288.
      For more information contact Ana Stigsson - 602-787-6790, ana.stigsson@paradisevalley.edu