This course will enable students to witness the different stages of child development in action by observing mother and child relationships, home environments, community environments, preschool teachers and child care providers in a classroom setting. By observing the child from three to six years the student will begin to understand the needs of the very young child and learn to respond to these needs appropriately. Students will experience observation both as a tool for helping parents and also as a preparation for future teaching.
Number of Units: 3.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for educators.
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The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.
Earn credit for your previous work in trainings, workshops, and conferences through a simple process.
Save money by earning credit for work you completed and get one step closer to salary advancement.
Many receiving institutions may accept credits towards degree programs, giving you a head start in earning a graduate degree.
Learn practical skills from expert instructors to boost your resume or succeed in your current role.