CHD1220

Child Growth and Development I

Course Code: CHD1220

Credit Hours: 3 semester hours credit

Effective beginning: Fall 2020

 

Course Description:
This course is a study of the growth and development of the child from conception through age five including the physical, social, emotional and mental development of the young child, influence of environment, and principles and theories of development.

Course Details

Instructors:

Kelly Edwards
edwardsk@chipola.edu

 

 

Required textbooks/ course materials:

Textbook information will be provided by the instructor.

 

Assignment/course outline:

See your Instructor First Day Handout for individual instructor assignment schedule.

 

Discipline-level learning outcomes:

This is not a General Education Course.

CCC Outcome 1: Identify of basic principles of child growth and development.

CCC Outcome 2: Create a developmentally appropriate learning environment that is safe, healthy, respectful and supportive of children and families.

CCC Outcome 3: Develop educational programs that promote the social and emotional development of children.

CCC Outcome 4: Develop educational programs that improve motor, language and cognitive development of children, including literacy development.

CCC Outcome 5: Demonstrate involvement and positive relationships with families and communities.

CCC Outcome 6: Apply principles of screening and assessment.

CCC Outcome 7: Exhibit professionalism in the field of early childhood education.

CCC Outcome 8: Identify and demonstrate effective program management techniques.

 

Course-level student learning outcomesDiscipline-level learning outcomesAssessment methods

Identify key factors, including behavior patterns and basic needs, regarding physical, emotional, social and intellectual development of the child from birth through age 5.

Analyze the role of play in the learning of the young child and how children develop.

CCC1, CCC3

CCC1, CCC3

Activities with short answer assessment, Essay, Final Exam

 

 

See first day handout.

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