TECA 1354 - CHILD GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT

A study of the physical, emotional, social, and cognitive factors impacting growth and development of children through adolescence.

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Summarize principles of growth and development.
  • Identify typical stages of cognitive, social, physical, language, and emotional development.
  • Compare, contrast and apply theories of development in practice.
  • Discuss the impact of developmental processes on educational practices.
  • Identify the stages of play development (i.e. from solitary to cooperative) and describe the important role of play in young children’s learning and development.
  • Identify the stages of play development (i.e. from solitary to cooperative) and describe the important role of play in young children’s learning and development.

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 48.0