About the Course

Examines the physical and health issues of children from birth to age eight. Explore the multitude of decisions that families make regarding their child's health and well-being. This course also focusses on the skills and knowledge needed for developing emergency plans and responding to health and safety issues in the classroom. It examines the normative and individual variations of children’s physical development from the prenatal period through age eight and pedagogical approaches to enhancing physical development. Theories and approaches to understanding health promotion and factors that influence the health of young children, families, and communities are also reviewed. Discuss the appropriate nutrition for children as well as the influences that school, home and society have on children's dietary habits. Field work is required outside of class time to provide students with opportunities to learn and practice competencies related to the care and education of young children.

Sep 24 - Nov 12, 2022

222EDH007
Est. Tuition:
$300-350
Learning Format:
Online
Duration:
8 weeks
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Estimated Tuition

$300 Early Bird Discount
$350 after Sep 15, 2022

Location

Online Webcast

Instructor

Schedule

Sat., 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., Sep. 24 & Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 & Nov. 5 & 12

Textbook

No Textbooks Listed.

Additional information

Spanish course.

Oct 31 - Dec 16, 2022

222EDH003
Est. Tuition:
$300-350
Learning Format:
Online
Duration:
7 weeks
Enroll

Estimated Tuition

$300 Early Bird Discount
$350 after Oct 22, 2022

Location

Online

Instructor

  • Monica Lopez Castillo, M.A.

Schedule

Oct 31- Dec 16

Textbook

No Textbooks Listed.

Additional information

English Course