Portland-State-University 2023-2024 Bulletin

ECED 478 Constructivist Curriculum: Big Ideas in Early Childhood Education

Examines the possibilities of exploring big ideas deeply over time and across the curriculum with preschool and primary age children. Focuses on the ways that integrated curriculum and project work support children's learning and foster the connections necessary for them to construct knowledge. Students have the opportunity to develop resources and design classroom experiences related to big ideas.




Junior level standing or prior coursework in child development.
  • Up one level
  • 400