This specialization is among the qualitative majors that provide a comprehensive range of theoretical and practical academic courses, equipping kindergarten teachers with the necessary qualifications and preparation to meet the demands of the labor market for competent and trained educational professionals. It enables them to effectively engage with young children in the preschool stage, spanning from three to eight years of age, employing scientific and educational approaches. Additionally, this specialization enables teachers to offer psychological, social, recreational, and educational services while incorporating modern technology into the teaching and learning process.
The Early Childhood Program seeks to prepare graduates who are able to:
• Promote the consolidation of lofty values and ideals while fostering national identity from an early age.
• Prepare specialized and distinguished graduates who possess scientific, professional, educational, and ethical competencies. They should be proficient in utilizing learning tools through a technology-based study program that adheres to academically accredited standards of quality.
• Equip early childhood teachers with the skills to design suitable environments for children’s growth and learning during the early stages of development. Additionally, they should demonstrate the ability to select appropriate tools and methods for engaging with children at this stage.
• Cultivate effective and harmonious collaboration between early childhood teachers and adults.
• Provide students with the necessary knowledge and expertise to comprehend the nature and development of children across various domains. This will prepare them to undertake teaching and supervisory roles in both government and private nurseries and early childhood institutions.
• Train students in modern teaching methods relevant to early childhood education, offering practical exercises to instill compulsory educational and behavioral foundations and concepts in children.
• Contribute to the student’s understanding of early childhood curricula, encompassing the fundamentals of child activities and new experiences.