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ECE 200 - Growth & Development of Young Child

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A foundation course in theory and principles of the developmental continuum*, including an in depth study of physical, social/emotional, cognitive, language, and aesthetic development; an examination of current research and major developmental theories. IAI Code ECE 912
3.0
Textbook information is available at http://www.bhc.edu/on-campus/bookstore/ You will need to know the BHC course number, e.g., BL201, and section number.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student shall be able to demonstrate the following skills: A. Understanding of the interrelationship between children’s holistic well-being (health, nutrition, safety and environment) and their development; B. Knowledge and understanding of the developmental domains (physical/social/ emotional/cognitive/language/ aesthetic), the interrelationships among them, and the factors that contribute to variations in development; C. Comprehension of stages and variations across the developmental domains, including prenatal; D. Application of early care and education practices based on knowledge and understanding of theories and research of typical and atypical growth, development, behavior and learning; E. Recognition of consequences of stress, trauma, protective factors, and resilience in children’s overall development; F. Understanding of child development within a socio-cultural context, such as gender, family, race, ethnicity, language, ability, socio-economics, religion, and society.
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