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CHFD308 - Infant-Toddler Development

Course Details

Course Code: CHFD308 Course ID: 3599 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course is an examination of physical, cognitive, emotional and social development in the first 3 years of life. Course topics include developmental milestones, abnormal development and disease, parenting, family dynamics and appropriate care practices and environments from infancy through 36 months of age.





Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
04/29/19 - 10/04/19 10/07/19 - 12/01/19 Fall 2019 Session B 8 Week session
05/27/19 - 11/01/19 11/04/19 - 12/29/19 Fall 2019 Session I 8 Week session
06/24/19 - 11/29/19 12/02/19 - 01/26/20 Fall 2019 Session D 8 Week session
07/29/19 - 01/03/20 01/06/20 - 03/01/20 Winter 2020 Session B 8 Week session
08/26/19 - 01/31/20 02/03/20 - 03/29/20 Winter 2020 Session I 8 Week session
09/30/19 - 02/28/20 03/02/20 - 04/26/20 Winter 2020 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Course objectives:

CO1.Evaluate the role of theory in child development.

CO2.Analyze how heredity and environment influence human development.

CO3.Evaluate cerebral cortex developmental characteristics of childhood.

CO4.Summarize concepts related to the most common views of cognitive development.

CO5.Describe the development of basic emotions.

CO6.Categorize changes in body size, proportions, and skeletal maturity during early childhood.

CO7.Examine factors that contribute to early metacognition.

CO8.Explain the development of self-consciousness during early childhood.

NameGrade %
Forum Assignments 40.00 %
Forum Week 1 5.00 %
Forum Week 2 5.00 %
Forum Week 3 5.00 %
Forum Week 4 5.00 %
Forum Week 5 5.00 %
Forum Week 6 5.00 %
Forum Week 7 5.00 %
Forum Week 8 5.00 %
Assignment 60.00 %
Week 1 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 2 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 3 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 4 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 6 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 7 Assignment 10.00 %
Book Title: Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Links provided inside the classroom in the Lessons section.
Author:
Publication Info:
ISBN: N/A

Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Links provided inside the classroom in the Lessons section.
Author: No Author Specified

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.