Focuses on providing individually and developmentally appropriate, responsive care for children from birth to age 3 in group care settings. Emphasis on creating and advocating for healthy, supportive, respectful, and challenging learning environments for all infants and toddlers. Examines the cultural contexts of child-rearing practices and prepares students to work closely with families in promoting the development of all infants and toddlers. Requires practicum of 6 hours per week in an approved infant/toddler setting. Springs.
*All course information is from the 2015-2016 Catalog.