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Course Code: CHFD308 Course ID: 3599 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course is an examination of physical, cognitive, emotional and social development in the first 3 years of life. Course topics include developmental milestones, abnormal development and disease, parenting, family dynamics and appropriate care practices and environments from infancy through 36 months of age.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
05/21/2021 - 10/29/2021 11/01/2021 - 12/26/2021 November Fall 2021 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2021 - 12/03/2021 12/06/2021 - 01/30/2022 December Fall 2021 Session D 8 Week session
07/27/2021 - 12/31/2021 01/03/2022 - 02/27/2022 January Winter 2022 Session B 8 Week session
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
09/28/2021 - 03/04/2022 03/07/2022 - 05/01/2022 March Winter 2022 Session D 8 Week session
10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022 04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022 April Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Course objectives:

CO1.Evaluate the role of theory in child development.

CO2.Analyze how heredity and environment influence human development.

CO3.Evaluate cerebral cortex developmental characteristics of childhood.

CO4.Summarize concepts related to the most common views of cognitive development.

CO5.Describe the development of basic emotions.

CO6.Categorize changes in body size, proportions, and skeletal maturity during early childhood.

CO7.Examine factors that contribute to early metacognition.

CO8.Explain the development of self-consciousness during early childhood.

NameGrade %
Forum Assignments 40.00 %
Forum Week 1 5.00 %
Forum Week 2 5.00 %
Forum Week 3 5.00 %
Forum Week 4 5.00 %
Forum Week 5 5.00 %
Forum Week 6 5.00 %
Forum Week 7 5.00 %
Forum Week 8 5.00 %
Assignment 60.00 %
Week 1 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 2 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 3 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 4 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 6 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 7 Assignment 10.00 %

Course objectives:

CO1.Evaluate the role of theory in child development.

CO2.Analyze how heredity and environment influence human development.

CO3.Evaluate cerebral cortex developmental characteristics of childhood.

CO4.Summarize concepts related to the most common views of cognitive development.

CO5.Describe the development of basic emotions.

CO6.Categorize changes in body size, proportions, and skeletal maturity during early childhood.

CO7.Examine factors that contribute to early metacognition.

CO8.Explain the development of self-consciousness during early childhood.

Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
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Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.