Development in Early Childhood

EDUC X 121

Learn about the development of young children. This online child development course covers developmental theory from prenatal through the middle years, including development across social and cultural contexts.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
Starting at $527.00
As few as 8 weeks
5.0

What you can learn.

  • Identify prenatal growth and risk factors
  • Understand genes and brain development
  • Assess infant development and attachment
  • Recognize typical and delayed language
  • Know the physical, cognitive, socio-emotional, and cultural developmental milestones

About this course:

This introductory child growth and development course covers prenatal through adolescent stages. Study physical, cognitive, language, and psychosocial developmental domains within a multicultural context, with special emphasis on the role of play in children's development. Students may be required to observe young children as a course assignment. Applies toward Title 22 regulations and Title 5 Child Development Permits; core required course for Basic Core Certificate; letter grade of C or better required for California ECE Permits; transferable for unit credit toward a bachelor's degree at all University of California (UC) campuses; accepted for unit, subject, and grade toward a bachelor's degree at all California State University system (CSU) campuses.

Fall 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Enrollment Closed
-
Instructor: Jackie Kelley
369827
Fee:
$527.00
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Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 27, 2019
Course Requirements
Wait List
-
Instructor: Debra Pourroy
369942
Fee:
$527.00
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Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 25, 2019
Course Requirements
Enrollment Closed
-
Instructor: Kathy Fuller
369943
Fee:
$527.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 27, 2019

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Future Offering (Opens November 04, 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Instructor: Jackie Kelley
370913
Fee:
$527.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 10, 2020
Course Requirements
Future Offering (Opens November 04, 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Instructor: Debra Pourroy
370915
Fee:
$527.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 10, 2020
Course Requirements
Future Offering (Opens November 04, 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Instructor: Kathy Fuller
370916
Fee:
$527.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 31, 2020

Contact Us

Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

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