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Child Development

Child Development

Recommended Grade Level: 9 - 12

Course Credits: 0.5

Course Price: $285.00


Course Details:

This course provides a thorough examination of child development from conception, infancy, and toddlerhood through preschool and school age children. Physical, cognitive, emotional and social development will be studied throughout each of these stages. The role of a positive and involved caregiver in the life of a growing child is emphasized throughout the course, as well as guides for safety and best practices. Additional topics include parenting and guiding behavior, family planning, healthy pregnancy, genetic disorders, and children with special needs. Career options that involve working with children will also be explored.

Technical Requirements:

The multimedia lessons should be viewable on multiple devices and browsers with no additional players. Below the multimedia lessons you will find PDF versions of the lessons. A PDF reader is required to view this. Most devices come equipped with a PDF reader. If not, you can download a free one here: http://get.adobe.com/reader/.

Syllabus:

This course is divided into the following Units and Sections.

COURSE INTRODUCTION

UNIT 1: THEORIES, PARENTING, & PREGNANCY

  • 1.1: Developmental Theories
  • 1.2: Parenting and Families
  • 1.3: Family Planning
  • 1.4: Pregnancy

UNIT 2: INFANT & TODDLER DEVELOPMENT

  • 2.1: Infancy: Physical & Cognitive Development
  • 2.2: Infancy: Emotional & Social Development
  • 2.3: Toddler: Physical & Cognitive Development
  • 2.4: Toddler: Emotional & Social Development

UNIT 3: PRESCHOOL & SCHOOL AGE CHILDREN

  • 3.1: Preschool: Physical & Cognitive Development
  • 3.2: Preschool: Emotional & Social Development
  • 3.3: School Age: Physical & Cognitive Development
  • 3.4: School Age: Emotional & Social Development

UNIT 4: SAFETY, HEALTH, & CAREERS

  • 4.1: Keeping Children Safe
  • 4.2: Health and Well Being
  • 4.3: Working with Children

Accreditation & Approvals

Cognia Advanced
International Association for K-12 Online Learning
National col-2dot4legiate Athletic Association
Northwest Accreditation Commission Board
Washington OSPI
University of California
Department of Education - Idaho
Arkansas Department of Education
NMSDC
MWBE
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