Child Guidance

This course introduces principles and practical techniques including the design of learning environments for providing developmentally appropriate guidance for all children, including those at risk.  Emphasis is placed on observation skills, cultural influences, underlying causes of behavior, appropriate expectations, development of self control and the role of communication and guidance.  Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate direct/indirect strategies for preventing problem behaviors, teaching appropriate/acceptable behaviors, negotiation, setting limits and recognizing at risk behaviors. 

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