Department of Early Childhood Education of Sungshin University aims to train teachers of young children who are equipped with both the culture of total personality and professional skills. With a view to training creative and total-personality teachers of young children, the program implements observation, class, and practice at its affiliated kindergarten to connect the theory and practice in young children's education. And by establishing and operating an industry-university cooperation system with young children's education facilities, the department makes sure that student can experience various young children's education programs. In addition to the undergraduate course, the department offers master's and doctoral program in the Graduate School, master's program in the Graduate School of Education. There is a separate master's program in Department of Child Care in the Graduate School of Lifetime Welfare.
Educational Goals of Departments
- Fostering teachers of young children equipped with total-personality culture and professional skills.
- Fostering creative young children's education specialists who can respond social changes.
- Fostering autonomous action-oriented persons who are aware of the social responsibility and mission of teachers of young children.
Students Envisioned by Departments
Creative specialists who put into action the ideals of young children's education by tapping into the specialist skills of teachers.