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ECED& 132
Infants/Toddlers Care


Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 30

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:30


Description
Examine the unique developmental needs of infants and toddlers. Study the role of the caregiver, relationships with families, developmentally appropriate practices, nurturing environments for infants and toddlers, and culturally relevant care. Formerly ECE 240. Recommended: READ 088.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Describe developmental milestones from birth to 36 months articulating the influences of individual development, temperament and cultural norms.
  • Develop a plan to create reciprocal, culturally sensitive partnerships with families.
  • Describe state infant/toddler child care regulations and procedures related to group size, health, nutrition, and safety.
  • Describe guidance techniques that are appropriate and effective with infants and toddlers.
  • Create and critique infant and toddler early learning environments.
  • Construct a plan for developmentally appropriate, culturally relevant curriculum that supports language, physical, cognitive, creative, social, and emotional development.
  • Identify resources supporting infant/toddler programs and infant/toddler specialists.

  • Course Topics
  • Ethics and professionalism
  • Principles and theories of infant and toddler development
  • Cultural diversity
  • Family advocacy and relationships
  • Curriculum and program planning with developmentally appropriate activities and environments

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ECED& 132
    Winter 2014
    1003
    Andrea Unck
    ECED& 132
    Winter 2014
    1005
    Zoe Lindsay


    Two Year Projected Schedule

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

    *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.