Theoria Technical College | Evaluated Learning Experience
Child Growth and Development (ECE/CDA-100)
November 2017 - Present.
Upon successful completion of the learning experience, students will be able to provide a broad, balanced overview of the field of child development; explicitly tie development to the lives of young children in the field of Early Child Care and Education; explicitly tie development to students’ lives; highlight both the commonalities and diversity of today’s multicultural society; and make the field of child development engaging, accessible, and interesting to students.
This course is taught live online or on-site/in-person. Students who enroll in the online course option receive a link to join the lecture online in Theoria Technical College’s online learning platform. Students who register for the on-site/in-person lecture, are required to arrive on campus for the class lecture.
In addition to completing the lecture, students are required to complete assignments (30 hours) and a practicum (45 hours). All components of the program must be completed within 90 days. The course consists of a cumulative competency-based assessment (final exam), student activity, and observations/reflections. Students receive ongoing monitoring and feedback from professors and academic editors throughout the program.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Early Childhood Education, Pre-School Education, Special Education, or Child Care Management (11/21).