Career & Technical Programs - ECED
General Education Requirements: * Group IV Natural Sciences Group V Social Sciences Group III Humanities and Fine Arts
3-4 3 6 12-13 Total Credits Required
* General Education Requirements for the AS degree are listed under DEGREES AND CERTIFICATES and must be numbered 100 or higher. Note: Students must meet the proficiency standards in communication at the ENG 100 level and computation at the MATH 100 level to qualify for the Early Childhood Education AS degree. Note: Consult your academic and/or program advisor for assistance in planning an education program for specific career goals. The AS degree Meets the Requirements for Teachers, Lead Caregivers, Teacher-Directors, and Directors of Private Preschools with the inclusion of (1–2 years experience also required) in programs licensed by the State Department of Human Services.
PACE (Professional and Career Education for Early Childhood): The Early Childhood option includes a noncredit program, PACE (Professional and Career Education for Early Childhood). PACE Workshops are geared to meet training and enrichment needs of early childhood practitioners on O‘ahu. Four core introductory courses (ECED 105, ECED 110, ECED 131 & ECED 140) and one elective (ECED 152) from Honolulu CC’s Early Childhood Education program are offered in a non-credit workshop format of sixteen 3-hour class sessions each. The workshops can be taken in any order. Participants who complete all sixteen workshops in a course with a score of 70% or better are eligible for Community College credit. PACE workshops are offered in various places on O‘ahu. For information on program, schedules, registration and costs, call PACE at 845-9496 or visit our PACE website at www.tech.honolulu.hawaii.edu/pace. Cost of Textbooks/Supplies: The estimated cost of textbooks and supplies is $500.00.
Advisory Committee: Momi Akana, Executive Director, Keiki ‘o ka aina Steve Albert, Executive Director, Rainbow Schools Cindy Ballard, CANOES Registry Specialist, PATCH Lynn Cabato, Director, HCAP Early Head Start/Head Start Cheryl Castro, Training Director, HCAP Early Head Start/Head Start Michael Fahey, Outreach Specialist, Good Beginnings Alliance Dale Faulkner, Director, Mililani Missionary Preschool Jeanne Iorio, Assistant Professor, Early Childhood Education, UH-West Oahu Kaila Lui Kwan, Kamehameha Schools Early Education Programs, Waianae Area Momi Martinez, Director, Honolulu Jewish Preschool Buffy Owens, Vice President, Kama‘aina Kids Silvia Sharrar, Assistant Director, PACT Early Head Start/Head Start Nicole Souza, Kamehameha Schools Early Education Programs, Waianae Area Diane Young, Vice Principal, Hawai‘i State Department of Education
HONOLULU COMMUNITY COLLEGE CATALOG 2017-2018