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Child Development - Advanced

Certificate (Certificate Program) - 31 Credit Hours

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Program Information/Mission:

The mission of the Child Development-Advanced certificate is to prepare bachelor degree students for employment in the early childhood education field by educating them in the fundamental concepts, knowledge, and hands-on techniques and skills of early childhood education. 

Recommended Course Sequence:

Fall Semester 1:
CHILD 110; CHILD 120

Spring Semester 1:
CHILD 130; CHILD 132; CHILD 140

Fall Semester 2:
CHILD 230; CHILD 240

Spring Semester 2:
CHILD 231; CHILD 241


Course Information:
Required Program Courses
CourseNameCredit
CHILD 110INTRODUCTION TO CHILD DEVELOPMENT 3
CHILD 120HUMAN GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT 3
CHILD 130INTRODUCTION TO CREATIVE ACTIVITIES 3
CHILD 132INFANT-TODDLER DEVELOPMENT 3
CHILD 140CHILD, FAMILY, AND COMMUNITY 3
CHILD 230PROGRAM PLANNING 3
CHILD 231LITERATURE FOR CHILDREN 3
CHILD 240CHILD DEVELOPMENT EXPERIENCES I 4
CHILD 241CHILD DEVELOPMENT EXPERIENCES 6

Student must attain a "C" grade or better in each CHILD course to be retained in and graduate from the program.

For Program Information Contact:
Social Sciences Department
Room 220D
(309)694-5331

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