• This is only a sample academic plan. Please see a counselor and check IVC's catalog to create a customized My Academic Plan (MAP) that will best meet your specific academic goals.
Semester 1
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAS GE Area/MajorUnits
WR 1College Writing 11A4
MATH 5, 10 or 20Various Math GE Courses1C3
HD 7Developmental Psychology: Childhood and Adolescence3 & Major3
HD 15Socialization of the Child - Child, Family, CommunityMajor3
ElectiveDegree Applicable Elective (Courses 1-299)2-3
Semester 2
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAS GE Area/MajorUnits
Communication/ThinkingVarious Communication/Critical Thinking GE Courses1B3-4
HD 110Principles and Practices of Teaching Young ChildrenMajor3
Arts/HumanitiesArts or Humanities GE Course43
HD 130Teaching in a Diverse Society (Spring Only)Major3
Summer
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAS GE Area/MajorUnits
HD 131Creative Development in Young Children (Summer Only)Major3
Semester 3
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAS GE Area/MajorUnits
HD 115Introduction to CurriculumMajor3
HD 150Health, Safety and Nutrition of ChildrenMajor3
HD 120Child Guidance and DisciplineMajor3
HD 145Language and Literacy Foundations (Fall Only)Major3
Natural SciencesNatural Sciences GE Course23
Semester 4
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAS GE Area/MajorUnits
HD 101Observation and Assessment of Young Children (Summer + Spring only)Major3
HD 160Advanced Curriculum Planning (Spring Only)Major3
HD 168Cooperative Work Experience: Human DevelopmentMajor1
HD 181Practicum: Early Childhood Programs (Spring Only)Major3
ElectiveDegree Applicable Elective (Courses 1-299)3
ElectiveDegree Applicable Elective (Courses 1-299)2
  • Note: This sample academic plan does not account for the Ethnic Studies requirement for the AS degree.