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Early Childhood Education and Development

ECED 113 - Child Growth and Development I (3 credits)

Prerequisites: ECED 101 with a grade of C or higher or concurrent enrollment. This course explores knowing and understanding young children's characteristics and needs; the multiple influences on development and learning, and how to use this developmental knowledge to create health, respectful, supportive and challenging learning environments. The principles of child development are emphasized including language acquisition, creative expression, physical, cognitive and social/emotional development. The course follows the guidelines of Kansas and Missouri Core Competencies for Early Child Care and Education Professionals and the National Association of the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) standards.

1 session(s) offered.

Penn Valley

Class # 47476Instructor: Meghan Nichols Session: Meets 08/20/19-12/16/19
LectureTime: 6:00P- 8:45PDays: TLocation: CC 302 
NotesClass meets every other week: 8/20, 9/3, 9/17, 10/1, 10/15, 10/29, 11/12 & 11/26 plus final exam.

Fees*No additional fees for this course.
EnrollmentTo enroll, you'll need the class # (e.g. 46421) for each of your selected classes.
TextbooksTo find textbooks, required for your class, you'll need to know the class#, campus and term.
Support ServicesStudents with documented disabilities may request assistance at Disability Support Services offices.

* Fees may change on a per semester basis; refer to the Course Fee Summary for more info:
Course Fee Summary: Spring 2019 - Summer 2019 - Fall 2019

The purpose of this schedule is to provide information. It does not constitute a contract. Classes may be added, combined or cancelled and instructors may be changed at the discretion of Metropolitan Community College.

Last Modified: 3/18/19