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.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Available
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Debra Pourroy
371855
Fee:
$527.00
3 days left. Enroll by Apr 13, 2020
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Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 17, 2020
Course Requirements
Available
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Kathy Fuller
371853
Fee:
$527.00
10 days left. Enroll by Apr 20, 2020
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Notes
Internet access required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 24, 2020
Available
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Jackie Kelley
371852
Fee:
$527.00
Still accepting enrollments
See Details
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 03, 2020
Course Requirements

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

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