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ECE 114 - Child Growth and Development

This course is designed to provide the student with an understanding of the total development of the young child. This course focuses on the physical, cognitive, language, creative, and social/emotional aspects of the young child’s development. The course content provides knowledge of the different theoretical positions and principles on child development, including Piaget, Erikson, Vygotsky, Skinner, and others. It also includes knowledge of the biological, environmental, cultural, and social influences impacting children’s growth and development from conception through age eight. Some study will include early adolescence.
Shawnee Community College: 8364 Shawnee College Road Ullin, IL 62992 Phone: 6186343200