ISCI 2001 Integrated Science I: Life/Earth Sciences
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites Students must have declared Early Childhood Education as their major This is an inquiry-based content course designed to familiarize students with the fundamental concepts of biology and geology
Description

Topics include life, biosphere, diversity, heredity, cells, ecosystems, Earth systems, lithosphere, hydrosphere, solar system, star charts, and weather. This course includes numerous hands-on activities.

ISCI 2002 Integrated Science II: The Physical Sciences
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites Students must have declared Early Childhood Education as their major Examination of basic physical concepts, focusing on their applications in the areas of mechanics, electricity, heat, sound, light, matter, and energy
Description

Laboratory exercises are integrated into the scheduled class periods to emphasize an experimental approach to learning. The course also includes examples of computer-based instruction in the classroom. The course focuses on the needs of Early Childhood Educators and also includes examples.