Oct 03, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 

EDU - 146 Child Guidance

Class: 3 Lab: 0 Clinical: 0 Credit: 3

Corequisite: DRE 097 

This course introduces principles and practical techniques including the design of learning environments for providing developmentally appropriate guidance for all children, including those at risk. Emphasis is placed on observation skills, cultural influences, underlying causes of behavior, appropriate expectations, development of self-control and the role of communication and guidance. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate direct/indirect strategies for preventing problem behaviors, teaching appropriate/acceptable behaviors, negotiation, setting limits and recognizing at risk behaviors.

This course is no longer approved for transfer under the CAA as a premajor and / or elective course requirement.