Early Childhood Education (ASA)

Source: MCC 2015-16 Catalog
The Michigan Transfer Agreement Associate in Science and Arts (ASA) degrees are effective as of fall 2014. A minimum of 62 credit hours with a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA is required for the ASA Degree. Courses numbered below 100 do not count toward the ASA.
MCC and the Michigan Transfer Agreement require a “C” or better in courses used to meet ASA and MTA requirements. Groups of courses requiring grades of “C” or better are noted on this guide. Individual courses within other groups may also require a “C” or better; these courses are noted by boldface type

General Education Requirements (Minimum – 36 credits)
Communication – 6 credits with grades of “C” or better
English – 101, 102


Science – 6 credits with grades of “C” or better
Courses must be in two or more disciplines (subjects).
Must include at least one lab science
Lab classes:
Biology – any MCC Biology course with a lab
Chemistry – any MCC Chemistry course with a lab
Geography – 101A, 215
Geology – 101A, 102
Physical Science – 101A
Physics – 201L&L, 202L&L, 203L&L, 204L&L
Non-Lab:
Anthropology – 105D
Astronomy – 101, 105A
Biology – 101BEL, 200, 207 – lecture only
Geology – 201


Math – 3 credits with grades of “C” or better
Math – 105, 107A, 109, 111, 112, 115 (or BUS 105), 151, 161, 162, 215, 276, 283, 295


Ethics and Logic – 3 credits with grades of “C” or better
Philosophy – 101, 102, 104, 202, 204, 205, 207


Social Relationships – 3 credits with grades of “C” or better
Economics – 101A, 102A (formerly 101, 102)
English – 130 (Women’s Studies 101)
Psychology – 102, 201, 202, 203, 207, 208, 209, 210 (Sociology 210)
Sociology – 101, 102A, 202A, 203, 206, 210 (Psychology 210)
Women’s Studies – 101 (English 130)


Western Culture -3 credits with grades of “C” or better
Art – 198, 199, 202
English – 200, 201, 204, 205, 206, 210, 213, 225, 226, 227, 228, 231
History – 101, 102, 204
Humanities – 195
Political Science – 203
Theater – 201


American Culture – 3 credits with grades of “C” or better
Art – 213
History – 201, 202, 207, 211, 212A, 214, 220
Political Science – 111, 205, 220


International Culture – 3 credits with grades of “C” or better
Anthropology – 103, 110
Chinese – 101
English – 207, 211, 218
French – 101, 102, 201, 202
Geography – 104, 105
German – 101, 102, 201, 202
History – 150, 151, 216
International Cultural Studies – 101BEL (Belize)
Philosophy – 203, 210
Political Science – 202, 210, 211
Spanish – 101, 102, 201, 202


Aesthetic Values – 3 credits (those courses requiring a “C” or better are in bold)
Art – 100A, 104, 105B, 107, 108, 109, 117, 204B, 205, 207, 208, 209, 211, 220
Dance – 100, 101, 102, 106, 200, 201, 206, 210A, 210B, 210C, 210D
English – 208 (Communications 203), 223
Music classes numbered 100 and above except Music 240
Music – 100, 101, 102, 103, 192, 194, 195, 201, 202
Theater – 101, 102, 108, 120, 141, 142, 144, 145, 147, 148, 160, 202, 203, 210, 212, 217, 260


Physical Education and Health – 3 credits
HE 100A – Community First Aid and Safety
One credit must be from:
Physical Education – 101A, 103, 104A, 118, 201


Computer Competency
Pass MCC’s Computer Competency test, or pass any CIS class with a grade of “C” or better.


Early Childhood Education Requirements 26 Credits
Must complete all with grades of “C” or better
ED 109 – Parent-Child Connection
ED 111 – Introduction to Education of Young Children
ED 120B – Early Childhood Education
ED 211 – Behavior Management
ED 220A – Early Childhood Assessment
ED 230 – Children’s Literature
One of the following:
ED 225 – Child Development (Age 0-8)
250 – Human Growth and Learning
ED 210 – Child Care and Guidance
ED 252A – Child Development Practicum


 

Suggested Electives – 3 Credits
HE 100A
PEA – 101A, 103, 104A, 118, 201
Choice of any ED course