Participants will be able to recognize factors that influence the healthy growth & development of young children. Organize developmentally appropriate experiences and environments that encourage each child’s individual development.
Early Childhood Development
UWI Endorsed Certificate
National Research & Development Foundation
Institute of Business Studies
80 hours (5 months)
Course commence on:
Mondays & Wednesdays, 5:30 – 7:30 pm.
NRDF @ La Clery, Conference Room
$630.00, inclusive of Registration and Tuition
Participants will be able to recognize factors that influence the healthy growth & development of young children. Organize developmentally appropriate experiences and environments that encourage each child’s individual development. Examine the effectiveness of current strategies for facilitating exploration and positive Inter-action in the Early Childhood environment. Promote parents and guardians involvement in children’s development. Identify opportunities and strategies for reinforcing development and learning at home.
Child Growth & Development.
Understanding How Children Learn
Introduction to Teaching Young Children
Observing & Assessing Children
The Role of Play in Early Childhood
Literacy, Numeracy and Language Development
Early Childhood Curriculum Development
Child Health & Safety
Ethics and The Early Childhood Educator
Working with Parents
Method of assessment:
Course work, role play, written examination, class and home assignments, individual presentation on selected readings, Case studies: interpretation and selection of case studies.
Mr. Antonius Thomas, Certificate in Education (SALCC), Bachelors in Education (UWI Cave Hill Campus), MSc. Curriculum & Instruction Early Childhood (Southern Illinois University)