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.

Fall 2022 registration opens July 25, 2022. Winter 2023 registration opens November 28, 2022.

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 with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements

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