Child Development I

This course includes the theories of child development, needs, milestones, and factors that influence development, from conception through approximately 36 months.  Emphasis is placed on developmental sequences in physical/motor, emotional/social, cognitive, and language domains and the impact of multiple influences on development and learning.  Upon completion, students should be able to compare/contrast typical/atypical developmental characteristics, explain environmental factors that impact development, and identify strategies for enhancing development. 

  • Prerequisite: None
  • Corequisite: DRE-097
Class Hours3
Lab Hours0
Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours0
Credit Hours3