Education Aide, Certificate of Achievement

Upon successful completion of the certificate, the student demonstrates the ability to perform of any combination of following instructional tasks in classroom to assist teaching staff of public or private elementary or secondary schools: discuss assigned teaching area with classroom teacher to coordinate instructional efforts; prepare lesson outline and plan in assigned area and submits outline to teacher for review; plan, prepare, and develop various teaching aids, such as bibliographies, charts, and graphs; present subject matter to students, utilizing variety of methods and techniques, such as lecture, discussion, and supervised role playing; prepare, administer, and grade examinations; assist students, individually or in groups, with lesson assignments to present or reinforce learning concepts; and confer with parents on progress of students.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the certificate, the student demonstrates the ability to perform of any combination of following instructional tasks in classroom to assist teaching staff of public or private elementary or secondary schools: discuss assigned teaching area with classroom teacher to coordinate instructional efforts; prepare lesson outline and plan in assigned area and submits outline to teacher for review; plan, prepare, and develop various teaching aids, such as bibliographies, charts, and graphs; present subject matter to students, utilizing variety of methods and techniques, such as lecture, discussion, and supervised role playing; prepare, administer, and grade examinations; assist students, individually or in groups, with lesson assignments to present or reinforce learning concepts; and confer with parents on progress of students.

Core Requirements

Complete 20 units

CDEV 021

Child and Adolescent Development

3

Com ST 001A

Fundamentals of Speech

3

CSA 020

MS Word, Excel, and Access

3

EDUC 010

Introduction to Education

3

ENG 001A

Reading and Composition

3

PSYCH 045A/ SOCIO 045A

Beginning Field Practicum

2

SOCIO 033

Social Inequality in the United States

3

Restricted Electives

Complete 6 units

Area A - Complete a minimum of 3 units from:

PSYCH 001

Introduction to Psychology

3

SOCIO 001A

Introduction to Sociology

3

Area B - Complete a minimum of 3units from:

Art 004

Exploring Art

3

DRAMA 006A

Improvisational Theatre I

3

MUSIC 036A

Class Piano

1

Minimum Units Required: 26

Complete each course with a grade of "C" or better.