Jan 24, 2021
TED-1200 Child Growth and Development
An introduction to the growth and development of children and adolescents. Emphasis is on physical, intelectual, and social/emotional aspects of child development and techniques to foster optimum physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development in educational settings.
Prerequisite(s): Reading proficiency.
Rule: TED-1110 is only required for ECE A.A.S. students. Students must pass TED-1110 with grade of B or higher. ECE A.A.S. and ECE A.A.T. students can take TED-1200 concurrently with TED-1100 and TED-1110.
(Not offered summer.)
- Identify and describe the major research methods and appropriate ways of assessing children’s behavior and development.
- Discuss the major theories of child development and apply them to appropriate educational practices.
- Identify and describe physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development of children from birth through adolescence.
- Identify practices that foster optimum development, birth through adolescence.
- Distinguish individual differences from common patterns in development.
- Explain the role of family, school, community, and culture in relation to the development of children.
- Identify ways teachers can foster physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development with individuals and groups of children.
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