TECA 1318: Wellness of the Young Child

Credits 3 Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours 0
Clinical Hours
13.0101.53 09
A study of the factors that impact the well - being of the young child including healthy behavior, food, nutrition, fitness, and safety practices. Focus on local and national standards along with legal implications of relevant policies and regulations. Content is aligned as applicable with State Board for Educator Certification Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities standards. Students will participate in field experiences with children from infancy through age 12. Passage of a background check is required for this course. Three hours lecture per week and 16 hours of field experiences. Offered fall semester.