This course provides an overview of the essential elements of child care and early education and provides part of the formal training for the national child care credential, the Child Development Associate (CDA). Seven of the CDA functional areas are included: physical, cognitive, communication, creative, self, social, and guidance. Students must be at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma/GED or be concurrently enrolled in a state approved vocational high school child care program to register for this course. The national CDA certificate requires reflection on assignments on current work with children. Concurrent enrollment in CCP 133 is required. The title of this course was previously Child Development Credentialing II.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; consent required
2021-22 Class offerings by semester
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Day Class (before 5p.m.) Evening Class (after 5p.m.) Online Class
The 2021-22 annual schedule class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. Please refer to the course schedule to see the specific time and platform for which the course is offered.
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