Academic Calendar 2021-22 
    Jun 03, 2023  
Academic Calendar 2021-22 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ELC 110 - Perspectives on Child Growth and Development 1

Credits: 3 Total Hours: 45
The student will examine and explore current and emerging theories and perspectives that explain human growth and development from conception to early childhood. Students will begin to reflect on their image of children and families through multiple lenses, including an introduction to Indigenous worldviews, to broaden their thinking about children and their growth. The impact of colonization and the residential school experience is explored to support decolonization and reconciliation. Theoretical knowledge will be considered in connection to relationship building with children and families and early childhood practice.