CDEC 1354 - CHILD GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT

Physical, emotional, social, and cognitive factors impacting growth and development of children through adolescence.

Cross-listed as TECA 1354

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Summarize principles of growth and development and developmental stages in various domains
  • Discuss theories of development, the impact of developmental processes on early childhood practices and types and techniques of observation
  • Explain the importance of play.
  • Demonstrate skills in practical application of developmental principles and theories, observation techniques and recognition of growth and developmental patterns.

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