Information Package / Course Catalogue
Course Code
Course Type
Couse Group
Education Language
Work Placement
Theory: 0
Prt.: 0
Credit: 0
Lab: 0
ECTS
Objectives of the Course

Course Content

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Selvinaz SAÇAN
Learning Outcomes
1.Define the basic approaches, concepts and practices in early childhood
2.Be able to create an eclectic approach by analyzing and synthesizing by using basic approaches
3.Knows the basic educational approaches in the world
4.Know the basic educational approaches applied in Turkey
5.Compare the basic educational approach applied in the world and Turkey.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Temel, F. (2015). Alternative Approaches in Preschool Education.Ankara: Hedef Yayıncılık.
2.Temel, F. (2013) (Ed.). Approaches and Programs in Early Childhood Education
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introducing the course
Week 2 - Theoretical
Montessori Approach
Week 3 - Theoretical
Montessori Approach
Week 4 - Theoretical
The Waldorf Approach
Week 5 - Theoretical
Waldorf Approach
Week 6 - Theoretical
Reggio Emilia Approach
Week 7 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 8 - Theoretical
Reggio Emilia Approach
Week 9 - Theoretical
Head start approach
Week 10 - Theoretical
Head start approach
Week 11 - Theoretical
High Scope Approach
Week 12 - Theoretical
High Scope Approach
Week 13 - Theoretical
Child's Approach to the Child
Week 14 - Theoretical
Home School
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory141242
Midterm Examination1314
Final Examination1718
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)54
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
OÇ-1
4
3
3
3
4
3
3
3
OÇ-2
4
3
3
3
4
3
3
3
OÇ-3
4
3
3
3
4
3
3
3
OÇ-4
4
3
3
3
4
3
3
3
OÇ-5
4
3
3
3
4
3
3
3
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue