School Age Dev't/Programming

School Age Dev't/Programming

ECED 1028

This course provides students with a comprehensive understanding and application of theories of development and learning, age appropriate activities, and issues facing school age children between 4 -12 years. Emphasis will be placed upon creating a co-planned curriculum and environment, developing a sense of community, and supporting a child directed program. Strategies will be explored to promote independence for children who are learning to guide and modify their own behaviour. Students will apply best practice to prepare for their role as educators in school age environments.

Credits

4

Course Hours

56

Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

Contact parttimestudies@georgiancollege.ca or call 705.722.5149 for more information.