ECE 230◊ Theory of Play

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/29/94

Theories of play and its effect on physical, cognitive, social and emotional development will be explored through lectures, readings and play experiences. The role of the teacher in facilitating play and choosing appropriate equipment will be stressed. Emphasis will be on children from birth to middle childhood.

Prerequisite: ECE 110◊, ECE 111

Lecture: 3 hours