Child Development

Higher Education Center at San Ysidro To contact instructors, click on their names to get the email addresses of full-time professors or the appropriate school contact information for adjunct faculty.
CD 84 HEALTH AND SAFETY IN FAMILY CHILDCARE 1 Unit Pass/No Pass only. [Recommended Preparation: CD 89 or equivalent.] Emphasizes key aspects of the health and safety needs of children ages birth through school-age. Identifies health policies, medication dispensation, and suspected child abuse reporting procedures for the family childcare provider. Focuses on creating a safe environment for children. [D]
CD 84 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87751 CD 84 85 09:00AM-12:15PM S 5206 Pretzer,Julie 5 19*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - SATURDAY
Begins: 9/27/2014 Ends: 10/25/2014
Bilingual Class (English/Spanish)
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CD 86 POSITIVE GUIDANCE IN FAMILY CHILDCARE 1 Unit Pass/No Pass only. [Recommended Preparation: CD 89 or equivalent.] Emphasizes the understanding of children's behavior within the family childcare environment. Introduces effective guidance techniques to promote pro-social behavior of children aged infants through school-age. [D]
CD 86 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87752 CD 86 85 09:00AM-12:15PM S 5206 Aliaga,Yolanda 6 24*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - SATURDAY
Begins: 11/1/2014 Ends: 12/6/2014
Bilingual Class (English/Spanish)
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CD 170 PRINCIPLES OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Focuses on theories of physical, psychosocial, and cognitive development of children from conception through adolescence. Emphasizes observation skills to analyze the development of children, and how parents and teachers can best help meet their needs to become healthy individuals. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID CDEV 100]
CD 170 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87712 CD 170 685 12:00PM-03:50PM S 5207 Johnson,Nancy 15 21*
HYBRID/SAN YSIDRO - SATURDAY
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On campus meetings and online participation are required. Class meetings will be scheduled 50% or more online. Face-to-face meetings will be scheduled at the discretion of the instructor.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CD 180 OBSERVATION AND GUIDANCE FOR CHILD DEVELOPMENT 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: CD 170 or equivalent.] Supports understanding of children's behavior based upon observation and direct experience with young children. Provides effective guidance techniques to promote the child's self-control, self-esteem, and competence. [D; CSU]
CD 180 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87728 CD 180 85 08:00AM-11:05AM S 5210 Rodriguez,Anya 18 7*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - SATURDAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
Must be concurrently enrolled in ESL-27B-85. For Spanish to English Child Development Learning Community. To enroll, please contact Victoria Enriquez at 619-421-6700 ext. 5878.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM

Total Courses: 4 Total Sections: 4
What is a hybrid course? | Close

On-campus meetings and participation are required.

In addition to face-to-face meetings, hybrid courses entail online assignments and activities, typically conducted through Blackboard, such as discussion board posts, quizzes, WebQuests and more.
What is an Honors option? | Close

Honors courses provide enhanced admission opportunities, increased scholarship opportunities and special recognition on transcripts.

For more details about the Honors Program, see www2.swccd.edu/honorsprogram