Child Development I

Code: ECE1505

Course description

This course will identify and compare the principles of development from conception to early childhood and apply a variety of observation, assessment and screening techniques. The Apprentice will identify the principles of human growth and development and explain how genetic, cultural and environmental factors impact development. They will compare theories of child development, and examine the continuum of development. In addition, the apprentice will demonstrate skills for observation, documentation, assessment, and screening.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Registration dates

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Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021. Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021.