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ECED& 107
Health//Safety/Nutrition


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Develop knowledge and skills to ensure good health, nutrition, and safety of children in group care and education programs. Recognize the signs of abuse and neglect, responsibilities for mandated reporting, and available community resources. Formerly ECE 234. READ 088

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Describe appropriate policies to prevent illness in childcare settings, schools, and other programs.
  • Describe appropriate policies to prevent illness in childcare settings, schools, and other programs.
  • Demonstrate skills in emergency first aid, food service, routine health and safety practices, and mandated reporting.
  • Describe the role of nutrition as it relates to development, licensing regulations for childcare, and government food programs.
  • Create developmentally appropriate health, safety, and nutrition education materials and activities.
  • Identify common indicators of illnesses/ infectious diseases and state appropriate steps to be followed.
  • Develop strategies for working with families in accessing and utilizing health, nutritional, and dental services.

  • Course Topics
  • Promoting Children’s Health: Healthy Lifestyles and Health Concerns, Keeping Children Safe, Foods and Nutrients, Nutrition and the Young Child

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ECED& 107
    Fall 2013
    1003
    Andrea Unck
    ECED& 107
    Fall 2013
    6956
    Lisa Culp (formerly Young)


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
     
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.