Overview of major and theoretical frameworks and perspectives. Focus on gender and cultural impact on biological, physical, cognitive, social, moral, emotional and behavioral aspects of development for effective educational practices.
- Summarize the major biological, physical, cognitive, social, moral, emotional and behavioral milestones of early childhood.
- Demonstrate, both in writing and discussion, the impact of culture on healthy early childhood development.
- Demonstrate, both in writing and discussion, an understanding of gender on healthy early childhood development.
- Demonstrate, both in writing and discussion, the use of appropriate materials and plan educational activities to foster healthy child development.
- Synthesize, both in writing and discussion, current issues in early childhood education and their implications for educational practice.
- Demonstrate undergraduate-level written communication skills.
- Demonstrate undergraduate-level application of analytical and critical thinking skills.
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