CHD 166 - Infant and Toddler Programs

Course Description

Effective: 2016-08-01

Examines child growth and development from birth to 36 months. Focuses on development in the physical, cognitive, social, emotional, and language domains. Emphasizes the importance of the environment and relationships for healthy brain development during the child's first three years of life. Investigates regulatory standards for infant/toddler care giving.
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

To provide a foundation for those working with, or preparing to work with infants and toddlers, including strategies for providing safe and healthy learning environments for young children, as well as strategies to maintain positive relationships with families.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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