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For school-age child care, see Education 30 - Teaching as a Profession, and Education 132 - Curriculum for School Age Children.
CHDV 10 FOUNDATIONS OF CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Recommended Preparation: Psych 21 or 121
Introduction to the social, emotional, cognitive and physical development of young children as factors in program planning in a variety of care facilities; guidelines and ethical issues of observing young children; visits to child care facilities; techniques for positive discipline and the teacher’s role in working with young children. Total of 54 hours lecture. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #2859  7:15am- 8:50am MW      Lecture C323   WOOD S C    
   #0899  8:40am-   Noon F       Lecture C323   PUGLIA K P  
   #0186  8:50am-10:25am TuTh    Lecture C323   ENNIS K     
   #0391    Noon- 1:35pm MW      Lecture C323   ENNIS K     
   #2853  6:40pm-10:00pm Tu      Lecture C323   STROUD L J  

CHDV 11 PRINCIPLES OF INFANT AND TODDLER DEVELOPMENT 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): CHDV 10 and Psych 21 or 121
Introduction to curriculum planning for infant and toddler programs in a child care center; environmental factors in young children’s learning; materials, activities and teaching techniques. Field site observations included. Recommended enrollment in CHDV 13A, B or C. Total of 54 hours lecture. Transfer Credit: CSU. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #2790  6:30pm- 9:50pm MW      Lecture C304   OLIVAREZ L  
         Short Term: 08/29/11-10/19/11

CHDV 13A CHILD DEVELOPMENT FIELD PRACTICE 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): CHDV 10 and Psych 21 or 121; enrollment in one or more CHDV courses and maintain enrollment of 7 units or more including field practice.
Beginning supervised field practice in approved group programs for children from infancy through school age, planning and guiding their learning and routine activities; practical application of theoretical concepts. Meets partial fulfillment of the state requirement for the California Child Development Permit. Total of 18 hours lecture and 270 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade Only

Sections #1689 and #2860 of CHDV 13A require a $10 materials fee plus a fingerprint clearance through Campus Police T130, for which there is a $92 fee. All of these fees must be paid and the fingerprint clearance received by the second class meeting.

   #2860 10:25am-   Noon TuTh    FLD     C323   PUGLIA K P  
   #1689  4:20pm- 6:35pm M       FLD     C323   STROUD L J  

CHDV 13B CHILD DEVELOPMENT FIELD PRACTICE 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): CHDV 13A and enrollment in one or more CHDV courses and maintain enrollment of 7 units or more including field practice.
Intermediate supervised field practice in approved group programs for children from infancy through school age, planning and guiding their learning and routine activities; practical application of theoretical concepts. Meets partial fulfillment of the state requirement for the California Child Development Permit. Total of 18 hours lecture and 270 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2876  4:20pm- 6:35pm W       FLD     C323   STROUD L J  

CHDV 13C CHILD DEVELOPMENT FIELD PRACTICE 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): CHDV 13B and enrollment in one or more CHDV courses and maintain enrollment of 7 units or more including field practice.
Advanced supervised field practice in approved group programs for children from infancy through school age, planning and guiding their learning and routine activities; practical application of theoretical concepts. Meets partial fulfillment of the state requirement for the California Child Development Permit. Total of 18 hours lecture and 270 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2877  4:20pm- 6:35pm Tu      FLD     C323   STROUD L J  

CHDV 15 PRINCIPLES OF HOME, SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Corequisite(s): None.
Recommended Preparation: CHDV 10 and Psych 21 or 121.
Introduction to individual development and socialization processes for children with emphasis on the interaction among the child, the family and community in a multi-cultural environment. Total of 54 hours lecture. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #2599  7:15am- 8:50am TuTh    Lecture C323   ENNIS K     
   #2861  8:50am-10:25am MW      Lecture C323   ENNIS K     
   #1206  6:30pm- 9:50pm Tu      Lecture C325   CASHELL J   

CHDV 24G SPECIAL TOPICS IN CHILD DEVELOPMENT-ENVIRONMENT 2 Units

Readings, discussions, papers and exercises focusing on topics of current and general interest in childcare environment. Focus on critical thinking and analytic skills. Total of 36 hours lecture. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade Only
#2510  3:45pm- 5:50pm W       Lecture C302   RING J L    
No. 2520: Reggio Emilia and environment as the third teacher. Classroom design and layout.


CHDV 112A ADMINISTRATION 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): CHDV 10 and Psych 21 or 121.
History and growth of nursery schools and day care centers; laws governing these institutional administrative functions; budgeting, personnel selection, records, policies; relationship of these schools to community resources, regulating agencies, parents and teachers. Recommended enrollment in CHDV 113A, B or C. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #1414  6:40pm-10:00pm Tu      Lecture C304   RING J L    

CHDV 116 HEALTH AND SAFETY FOR YOUNG CHILDREN 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): CHDV 10 and Psych 21 or 121.
Focuses on the special needs of young children in regard to nutrition, health, safety and sanitation in group settings; CPR techniques, pediatric first aid; prevention and detection of child abuse. Recommended enrollment in CHDV 13A, B or C. Total of 54 hours lecture and 15 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

Pediatric CPR and first aide is REQUIRED for successful completion of this course and must be verified with instructor.

   #0195  6:35pm- 9:55pm W       Lecture C323   RING J L    

CHDV 117 CHILDREN IN A MULTI-CULTURAL SOCIETY 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Principles and methods of working with multi-cultural young children; focuses on strategies, materials and resources designed to develop and enhance the multi-cultural experiences for young children in group settings. Recommended Socio 1. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #2600 10:25am-   Noon MW      Lecture C323   ENNIS K     
   #2128  6:40pm-10:00pm Tu      Lecture C302   JACOBS D    

CHDV 118 LANGUAGE ARTS AND LITERACY FOR YOUNG CHILDREN 3 Units

Survey of young children’s literature, strategies and activities for developing language and emerging literacy, birth through age eight. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2864  6:30pm- 9:50pm W       Lecture C302   CASHELL J   

CHDV 120 CURRICULUM PLANNING 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): CHDV 10 and Psych 21 or 121.
Planning and development of appropriate experiences for children, as playing and learning; emphasis on application of principles based on child development; attention to such curricular studies as sciences, language, literature and cooking. Recommended concurrent enrollment in CHDV 13A, B or C. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0956  8:50am-10:25am TuTh    Lecture C302   PUGLIA K P  
   #1020  6:40pm-10:00pm Th      Lecture C304   QUINN L     

CHDV 128 AT-RISK INFANTS AND TODDLERS 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): CHDV 10 and Psych 21 or 121.
Early intervention strategies, curriculum and programs for infants and toddlers identified as at-risk for delays in growth and development. Effects of birth complications, child abuse and neglect, chronic poverty, undernourishment, violence and stressors that compromise development. Working with and supporting families, diversity and program practices. For educators and paraprofessionals. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2623  6:30pm- 9:50pm MW      Lecture C304   OLIVAREZ L  
         Short Term: 10/24/11-12/14/11

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