The Big Picture

What to expect from CHDV 100

If we step back and see the big picture, we will have a better understanding of the activities we will engage in.  All our zero cost reading and viewing material will be embedded in our Canvas course shell. Each week consists of assigned readings, lessons, and discussions. You should encounter an all-inclusive experience.

Week 1: Getting Started

Week 2: Introduction to Child Development & Theories

Week 3: Conception, Heredity, Prenatal Development

Week 4: Birth and the Newborn

Week 5: Infant/Toddler Physical Development

Week 6: Infant/Toddler Cognitive Development

Week 7: Infant/Toddler SED

Week 8: Early Childhood Physical Development

Week 9: Early Childhood Cognitive Development

Week 10: Early Childhood SED

Week 11: Middle Childhood Physical Development

Week 12: Middle Childhood Cognitive Development

Week 13: Middle Childhood SED

Week 14: Adolescence Physical Development

Week 15: Adolescence Cognitive & SED

Week 16: Overview, Reflect & Final

Each week, we will have 6 hours of instructional material.  Instructional material will consist of online lectures, multimedia resources, and scholastic articles.  Due to the nature of Child Development and our current national affairs, a topic, incident, or trend might be added into the course. Activities and schedule are subject to change.  

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