Child Development I

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
EDU
144
3
0
0
3
Prerequisite:

None

Corequisite:

DRE-097

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.