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CCOG for ECE 175A Fall 2023

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Course Number:
ECE 175A
Course Title:
Infant/Toddler Caregiving: Learning and Development
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Course Description

Covers growth and development of infants and toddlers ages birth - 3, including physical, cognitive, and language development. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon successful completion, students should be able to:

  • Recognize developmental milestones for infants and toddlers and the environments that support development.
  • Recognize responsive, respectful and relationship-based infant toddler care.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

  • Attend and actively participate in class and small group activities.
  • Complete written observations.
  • Complete reflective journal.  

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

  • Different stages of development
  • Six major life discoveries in the first three years.
  • Development of communication and language
  • Naturally occurring activities.
  • Communicating with Infants and Toddlers.
  • Facilitating learning and development.