Course Description

This course examines the major theories of children's development, focusing on all the developmental domains: physical, congitive, language, social, and emotional and includes consideration of the importance of the socio-cultural context. Such development will be considered in relation to diverse settings in community-based programs. In particular, the role of parents, practitioners, and staff in building relationships, guiding behaviour, and meeting the developmental needs of children from birth through age 12 will be discussed. Equivalent to CLD 103.

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