Child Development Concentration

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The discipline of human development enables students to develop an appreciation of the human element in the world around them, complement their professional training, and enhance their personal development and interpersonal effectiveness. Courses are structured on the study of lifespan, human development, psychology, and research and intervention methods as preparation for work with children and adults.

CD 305Early and Middle Childhood Development4
CD/PSY 306Adolescence4
Select from the following:12
Developmental Issues in Education
Learning in Out-of-School Time
Behavioral Disorders in Childhood
Interpersonal Relationships in Childhood and Adolescence
Children's Development in Diverse Cultures
Child Abuse and Neglect
Understanding Special Education
Total units20