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Unit Code: EDU723

Unit Name: Cross-Cultural Studies in ECE Curriculum

Description: The purpose of this course is to define culture and curriculum and to use these concepts to illuminate early childhood education's unique status as a cultural crossroads between families and communities. Students will examine early childhood curriculum across cultures to better understand how decisions made about educating a community's youngest children are imbued with cultural meaning and significance. Students will use universal early childhood curriculum principles as a tool to examine early childhood curricula across variety of cultural contexts.

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Prerequisite: EDU569, EDU513, EDU571

Prerequisite Sentence: N/A

Credit Point: 15

Offered In: Semester 2