Course description

This course will promote the development of emergent curriculum practices as they relate to infants and toddlers. By identifying the characteristics of infant and toddler development, the Apprentice will design and implement an emergent curriculum for infants and toddlers within the principles of safe and healthy environments. They will examine characteristics of secure attachment within a developmental framework, and will explain caregiver practices that support positive development and secure attachment. In addition, they will demonstrate emergent curriculum practices with infants and toddlers that foster relationship building and respond to interests.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: ECE1410 ECE1555 FPLT1050
Corequisites: None

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Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2024 registration opens November 27, 2023. Spring 2024 registration opens February 26, 2024.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery, no scheduled day or time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery, scheduled day and time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Hybrid: any combination of in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery