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Faculty of Education - Early Childhood Education Programme

General Description

History

Preschool Education Program is one of the programs of Faculty of Education. Faculty of Education has four different undergraduate programs and Preschool Education Program is one of these five undergraduate programs.

Qualification Awarded

The Bachelor's Degree in Preschool Education ( first cycle in Preschool Education) is awarded to the graduates who have successfully completed all courses in the curriculum

Level of Qualification

First Cycle

Specific Admission Requirements

The general requirements explained in “General Admission Requirements” of Information on the Institution part are applied for admission of students.

Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)

Formal

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Students must obtain a grade point average of at least 2.00 out of 4.00 and successfully pass all courses on the programme (equivalent to a total of 240 ECTS).

Profile of The Programme

Preschool Education Program administers an education program to educate effective preschool teachers having basic knowledge and skills about prechool education and child development. The program includes must courses about teaching job and liberal education. In addition to must courses, the program offers elective courses for students' choosing in terms of their own preferences. By this way, Preschool Education Program educates preschool teachers who is able to give required eduation to 0-6 aged children in terms of their developmental characteristics via individual study or study in groups and is able to maintain their own professional development.

Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples

The graduates of this program can be assigned as preschool teacher by Ministry of National Education if they take required grades from Civil Servants Selection Exam (known as KPSS in Turkey). Furthermore, the graduates can become director or teacher in private schools. Besides this, they can work as teachers in private education institutions giving education for children with special needs.

Access to Further Studies

The graduates holding Bachelor’s Degree are eligible to apply to Master’s Degree programmes at national level and /or international level both in the same and in related disciplines.

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

Each course is assessed via a midterm exam(%40), and a final end-of-term exam(%60). The marking is made out of 100.

Graduation Requirements

Graduation requirements are explained in the section “Qualification Requirements and Regulations” .

Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )

Address, Programme Director or Equivalent

The Chairman of the Programme: Prof. Dr. K. Tuncer Çağlayan

Facilities

Preschool Education Program has 3 Assistant Proffesors and 3 instroctors

Programme Outcomes

  1. To be able to apply preschool teaching techniques and methods in educational environment
  2. To be able to implement educational program in terms of preschool children’s developmental levels appropriately
  3. To be able to know the structure of Turkish Educational System and preschool education field
  4. To be able to determine self learning requirements
  5. To be able to develop positive attitude regarding to lifelong learning
  6. To be able to gain problem solving skill, initiative and creativity skills
  7. To be able to organize and apply the projects and activities for social environment which they live with the conscious of social responsibility
  8. To be able to understand society, culture, social and cultural values, socializing in family and out of family, social class and cultural perspectives upon socializing, to be able to own social, scientific, and ethics values
  9. To be able to use advanced information and communication technologies with the computer software needed by the field
  10. To be able to communicate with at least one foreign language as written and verbal
  11. To be able to understand philosophy, philosophical foundations of education, contemporary education theories, information, science, philosophy of values, to be able to assess the knowledge and skills gained in education with a critical perspective
  12. To be able to follow current national and international development about preschool education field
  13. To be able to take responsibility individually and as a member of group to solve the problems faced in practice of preschool education field
  14. To be able to gather data related to preschool education field, interpret them, and transfer the results into the field
  15. To be able to do team work in disciplines and interdisciplinary
  16. To be able to have knowledge and information about the management in preschool education institutions
  17. To be able to have basic field knowledge about preschool education
  18. To be able to take pleasure for reading scientific publication about preschool education field
  19. To be able to have skills of using mother tongue appropriately, nicely and effectively
  20. To be able to explain formal and informal education, social functions of education, social structure, culture, social class, economy, politics and their relationships, the role of education related to social development and change

Course Structure Diagram with Credits

T:Theoretical,P:Practice, L:Laboratory
Semester 1
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ATİ101Principles Of Ataturk And History Of Revolution-I 927001 2 0 0 2.0
EGT101Introduction To Educational Sciences 927001 3 0 0 5.0
OKÖ101Introduction To Early Childhood Education 927001 3 0 0 7.0
OKÖ103Human Anatomy And Physiology 927001 3 0 0 6.0
OKÖ105Psychology 927001 2 0 0 6.0
TYA101Turkish-I: Written Expression 927001 2 0 0 2.0
YD101Foreign Language-I 927003 2 0 0 2.0
Total 17 0 0 30.0
Semester 2
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ATİ102Principles Of Ataturk And History Of Revolution-II 927001 2 0 0 2.0
EGT102Educational Psychology 927001 3 0 0 5.0
EGT106Philosophy Of Education 927001 2 0 0 8.0
OKÖ102Maternal And Child Health And First Aid 927001 3 0 0 11.0
TSA102Turkish-II: Oral Expression 927001 2 0 0 2.0
YD102Foreign Language II 927003 2 0 0 2.0
Total 14 0 0 30.0
Semester 3
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
EGT201Principles And Methods Of Teaching 927001 3 0 0 5.0
OKÖ201Maternal And Child Nutrition 927001 2 0 0 3.0
OKÖ203Early Childhood Development-I 927001 3 0 0 5.0
OKÖ205Creativity And Children 927001 2 2 0 6.0
OKÖ207Play in Early Childhood 927001 2 0 0 3.0
OKÖ211Educational Sociology 927001 2 0 0 3.0
OKÖ-A1A Elective I 927003 3 0 0 5.0
Total 17 2 0 30.0
Semester 4
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
EGT202Instructional Technologies And Material Design 927001 2 2 0 6.0
OKÖ202Early Childhood Development-II 927001 3 0 0 5.0
OKÖ204Children's Literature 927001 2 0 0 2.0
OKÖ206Teaching Mathematics in Early Childhood Education 927001 3 0 0 5.0
OKÖ208Child Mental Health 927001 3 0 0 3.0
OKÖ210Drama in Early Childhood 927001 2 2 0 6.0
OKÖ212History Of Turkish Educational System 927001 2 0 0 3.0
Total 17 4 0 30.0
Semester 5
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
EGT301Classroom Management 927001 2 0 0 4.0
OKÖ301Physical Education And Teaching Plays 927001 2 2 0 4.0
OKÖ303Music Education-I 927001 1 2 0 3.0
OKÖ305Science Education 927001 2 2 0 4.0
OKÖ307Visual Arts Education 927001 2 2 0 4.0
OKÖ311Special Education Methods-I 927001 2 2 0 4.0
OKÖ313School Experience 927001 1 4 0 4.0
OKÖ315Scientific Research Methods 927001 2 0 0 3.0
Total 14 14 0 30.0
Semester 6
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
EGT302Assessment And Evaluation 927001 3 0 0 5.0
OKÖ302Special Education Methods-II 927001 2 2 0 4.0
OKÖ304Music Education-II 927001 2 2 0 4.0
OKÖ306Material Development 927001 2 2 0 4.0
OKÖ308Effective Communication 927001 3 0 0 3.0
OKÖ310Scientific Research Methods 927001 2 0 0 4.0
OKÖ312Public Service Practice 927001 1 2 0 4.0
OKÖ314Special Education 927001 2 0 0 2.0
Total 17 8 0 30.0
Semester 7
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
EGT401Guidance 927001 3 0 0 5.0
OKÖ401Parent Education 927001 2 0 0 3.0
OKÖ411Preschool Seminar 927001 1 2 0 4.0
OKÖ415Teaching Practice-I 927001 2 6 0 12.0
OKÖ-A2A Elective II 927003 2 0 0 2.0
OKÖ-GK1Gk Elective-I 927003 3 0 0 4.0
Total 13 8 0 30.0
Semester 8
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
EGT402Turkish Education System And School Administration 927001 2 0 0 4.0
OKÖ402Preparation And Elementary Education Programs 927001 2 0 0 3.0
OKÖ410Teaching Practice-II 927001 2 6 0 12.0
OKÖ414The Education Of Ethics And Virtues 927001 1 2 0 4.0
OKÖ-A3A Elective III 927003 3 0 0 3.0
OKÖ-A4A Elective IV 927003 2 0 0 4.0
Total 12 8 0 30.0
YD101 / Foreign Language-I
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
YDİ101 English I 927001 2 0 0 2.0
YD102 / Foreign Language II
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
YDİ102 English II 927001 2 0 0 2.0
OKÖ-A1 / A Elective I
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ENF101 Basic Information Technologies 927001 3 0 0 5.0
OKÖ209 A Elective I (Media And Children) 927001 3 0 0 5.0
OKÖ213 A Elective I (Communication With Children) 927001 3 0 0 5.0
OKÖ-A2 / A Elective II
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
OKÖ405 Elective II (Mainstreaming in Early Childhood Education) 927001 2 0 0 2.0
OKÖ409 A Elective II (Children's Rights) 927001 2 0 0 2.0
OKÖ-GK1 / Gk Elective-I
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
OKÖ407 Gk Elective(Environmental Education) 927001 3 0 0 4.0
OKÖ417 Gk Elective-I (Religious And Ethics Education) 927001 3 0 0 3.8
OKÖ-A3 / A Elective III
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
OKÖ406 Elective III (Child Recognition Techniques) 927001 3 0 0 3.0
OKÖ416 A Elective III (Pre-School Music And Dance) 927001 3 0 0 3.0
OKÖ-A4 / A Elective IV
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
OKÖ408 A Elective IV (Vocational English) 927001 2 0 0 4.0
OKÖ412 A Elective IV (Preschool Story Creative Expression Techniques ) 927001 2 0 0 4.0