Child Development and Parenting
The majority of people in our society become parents or they may be involved in a career where they have to deal with children. This course is centered upon choices individuals must make in relation to parenting. The economics, social, educational and physical conditions which influences parenting are identified and the implications explored. The physical, emotional, intellectual and social development of the infant, toddler and preschooler will also be studied. Daily care, guidance, discipline and other parenting/care-giver skills will be studied.