Infant Toddler Care – Certificate (C55290)
The curriculum prepares individuals to work with children from infancy to three years of age in diverse learning environments.
Students will combine learned theories, competency-based knowledge, and practice in actual settings with young children under the supervision of qualified teachers.
Coursework includes infant/toddler growth and development: physical/nutritional needs of infants and toddlers; safety issues in the care of infants and toddlers; care and guidance; communication skills with parents and children; design and implementation of appropriate curriculum; and other related topics.
Graduates should be prepared to plan and implement developmentally appropriate infant/toddler programs in early childhood settings. Employment opportunities include child development and child care programs, preschools, public and private schools, recreational centers, Early Head Start Programs, and other infant/toddler programs.
|Fall Semester #1|
|EDU 119||Intro Early Child Education||4|
|EDU 131||Child, Family, & Community||3|
|EDU 153||Health, Safety & Nutrition||3|
|EDU 234||Infants, Toddlers, & Twos||3|
|Spring Semester #1|
|EDU 144||Child Development I||3|
|TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS||16|