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Child Development

Child Development

Location

 

East San Gabriel Valley ROP/TC

1501 Del Norte Street, West Covina, CA  91790

 

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Monday -  Friday

Instructor: Denise Peterson

 

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Monday -  Friday

Instructor: Denise Peterson

 

Certificate Program Description                                        

This course instructs students on the developmental stages of children from birth through early adolescence. The students will receive hands-on training while assisting teachers in infant, toddler, preschool programs, elementary schools, and special education programs. Students will be instructed in appropriate practices, creativity, critical thinking, problem solving, career preparation, and in early/elementary education.

 

Prerequisites:  Meet admissions requirements (page 9).  Pass a background check (within the first week of school), 18 years of age, possess a valid California driver’s license, and complete a Live Scan (fingerprint) clearance within 3 months of starting the program.

 

Required Supplies:  3-ring binder, tab dividers, highlighters, pens and pencils.

Technology Requirements: Flash Drive.

 

Student Outcomes

Upon program completion, the following student outcomes are expected:

  • Earn a certificate
  • Demonstrate the ability to seek, apply and interview for program related employment.

 

Program Outline

 

Course Course Title Clock Lab   Class Credits Lab- Credits   Tuition Cost
CD101 Early Childhood Education:  Growth & Development 60     4     $513.00
CD102 Human Growth and Development Through the Life Span  60     4     $513.00
CD103 Child, Family, School and Community  60     4     $513.00
CD104 Principles & Practices in Child Development Programs 60     4     $513.00
CD105 Exceptional Children / Special Needs  60     4     $513.00
CD106 Health, Safety & Nutrition for Children 60     4     $513.00
CD108 Multicultural / Anti-Bias Education  60     4     $513.00
CD109 Positive Guidance and Classroom Management  60     4     $513.00
CD110 Early Childhood Education Curriculum 60     4     $513.00
CD111 Math and Science / Music and Movement for Young Children  60     4     $513.00
CD112 Emergent Literacy / Language Arts for Young Children  60     4     $513.00
CD113 Art and Creative Development For Young Children  60     4     $513.00
CD114 Infant and Toddler Development  60     4     $513.00
CD115 Community Classroom / Practicum    120     4   $1,026.00
Total Vocational Core 780 120   52 4    
Grand Total Vocational Core 900   56   $7,695.00
       
 
         
      Registration Fee:   $45.00
    Child Development Assistant Permit:    $103.00
    LiveScan:   $70.00
  First Aid/CPR/AED Book(9781616692605):    $16.00
      Total Tuition & Fees:   $7,929.00


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