Child Development

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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
83709 CD 170 676 06:00PM-09:05PM TTH 7211 Johnson,Nancy 8 12*
HYBRID/HIGHER ED CENTER - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 This is a Hybrid section. Online and on campus participation required. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
CD 170L PRINCIPLES OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT LABORAT ORY 1 Unit Grade Only. Provides students with hands-on experiences of child development through observing and recording children's behavior. Explores various methods for examining the developmental domains of children from birth through middle childhood. [D; CSU]
CD 170L Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
83720 CD 170L 676 05:00PM-05:50PM T 7211 Johnson,Nancy 8 9*
HYBRID/HIGHER ED CENTER - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required. Additional five hours 25 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
83721 CD 170L 677 05:00PM-05:50PM T 7214 Davis,Layla 9 13*
HYBRID/HIGHER ED CENTER - EVENING Begins: 3/24/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required. An additional five hours 25 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 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
83728 CD 180 76 06:00PM-09:05PM TTH 7214 Sherman,Lola 9 18*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING Begins: 3/24/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
CD 181 CURRICULUM PLANNING FOR CHILD DEVELOPMENT 3 Units Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: CD 170 or equivalent.] Provides methods and materials for planning and implementing an integrated program for young children. Emphasis on designing an environment for learning related to emergent curriculum goals. [D; CSU]
CD 181 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
83732 CD 181 76 06:00PM-09:05PM MW 7215 Pretzer,Julie 9 11*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING Begins: 3/24/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
CD 284 CHILD, FAMILY, AND COMMUNITY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: CD 170 or equivalent.] Examines patterns of family systems in contemporary society as they are influenced by heritage, diverse cultures, abilities, and languages. Explores the value of communication, the development of child advocacy skills, and the ability to use community resources to empower families and children. [D; CSU]
CD 284 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
83746 CD 284 676 06:30PM-09:45PM MW 7215 Marcelino,Jaime 8 24*
HYBRID/HIGHER ED CENTER - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM

Total Courses: 5 Total Sections: 6
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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.
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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