LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Curriculum: Child and Family Development, Western Michigan University
Online Transfer Program
Curriculum Code: 1086
Code Title Credits Offered
REQUIREMENTS Total: 54 Credits
CHDV 100 Foundations Early Childhood Ed 3 ALL
CHDV 101 Child Growth/Develop: 0-10 Yrs (See Note 3) 4 ALL
CHDV 111 Child Guidance/Communication 4 F,SP
CHDV 112 Fam Relation/Early Child Prog 3 F,SP
CHDV 220 Preschool Curr/Learn Environ 4 F,SP
CHDV 221 Infant-Toddler Prog Develop 4 F,SP
CHDV 230 Early Childood Center Admin 3 F,SP
CHDV 284 Early Childhood Practicum 6 SP
ENGL 208 Children's Literature (See Note 3) 4 ALL
ISCI 121 Integrated Sci for Education I (See Note 3) 4 F,SP
MATH 112 Intermediate Algebra 4 ALL
SOCL 120 Introduction to Sociology (See Note 3) 4 ALL
SPCH 130 Fund of Public Speaking 3 ALL
WRIT 121 Composition I (See Notes 3,4) 4 ALL
LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS Total: 11-12 Credits
Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.
CHOICE 1: Professional Related 1-2 Credits (See Note 5)
CHDV 113 Health/Safety: Early Child Prog 2 SP
CHDV 189 Help Children Value Diversity 1 F
CHOICE 2: Teacher/Director 2 Credits
CHDV 188 Inclusion: Early Ch Special Need 2 F,SP
CHDV 222 School-Age: Out of School Care 2 F
CHDV 240 Behavior Challenges: Erly Ch Ed 2 SP
CHOICE 3: English Composition 4 Credits (See Notes 3,4)
ENGL 122 Writ About Literature & Ideas 4 ALL
WRIT 122 Composition II 4 ALL
CHOICE 4: Humanities 4 Credits (See Note 2)
MINIMUM TOTAL 65
1. This transfer guide represents the Articulation (partnership) Agreement
between Lansing Community College (LCC) and Western Michigan University (WMU).
This agreement facilitates the transfer of students completing the LCC
Associate in Applied Arts Child Development and Early Education program to a
degree completion program leading to the Bachelor of Science in Child and
Family Development at WMU. LCC students must be admitted to WMU prior
to acceptance into the Family Studies program. Completion of the WMU program
will NOT lead to a Michigan Department of Education teacher certification.
This articulated agreement does not have a specified expiration date.
2. See the MACRAO Transfer Agreement for appropriate LCC courses.
3. This is a MACRAO Agreement requirement. Two additional 3000-4000 level
General Education courses are required and will be completed at WMU.
4. Students may substitute WRIT 131 for WRIT 121 and ENGL/WRIT 132 for ENGL/WRIT
5. In addition to the courses listed, any CHDV course not listed as a requirement
may be used to fulfill Choice 1.
6. WMU requires all students to satisfactorily complete the Intellectual Skills
Program requirements. Students transferring the LCC courses listed above in
the "Requirements" section meet the writing, reading and quantification
Intellectual Skills requirements. The Department of Family and Consumer
Sciences requires that computer course FCS 2250 be completed at WMU for this
7. Students seeking an LCC associate degree must fulfill specific graduation
requirements. Completion of this guide meets the requirements for the LCC
Early Education AAA degree. See the LCC Catalog for details.
8. This transfer guide requires basic skill levels in mathematics, reading, and
writing. To determine accurate course placement, students should take the
Computerized Placement Tests in the LCC Assessment Center (GB 200) prior to
registration. For testing hours call (517) 267-5500.
For further information and advising, contact Wendee Hooker, LCC Child
Development and Early Education Program, HHS 108, (517) 483-1141 or e-mail at
firstname.lastname@example.org; or Linda Dove, WMU Family and Consumer Sciences, at (269)
387-3716, email@example.com or on the web at http://www.wmich.edu/fcs.
VISIT THE WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY WEBSITE AT http://www.wmich.edu.
Effective from Fall 2013 through Summer 2014