HNSC 2170 Child Development: Typical and Atypical

3 hours, 3 credits

Health perspectives on development of the child from birth through middle childhood with focus on young children. Emotional, physical, and social development. Deviations from normal patterns of development, and study of specific disabilities. Environmental factors of particular importance in guiding growth. Course includes a child observation project.

Prerequisite or corequisite: Health and Nutrition Sciences 1100, or Early Childhood and Art Education 2003, or Education 2002 completed in Spring 2012 or earlier, or Psychology *1000.


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