Child Development

Course number: GS2181     Credit hours: 3 hrs

This course introduces the holistic perspective of child development (conception to age 14) from a Christian worldview. Students will study the different stages of growth in the areas of social, emotional, intellectual, physical, and spiritual development. Students will be given the opportunity to study profiles of children in different situations in order to learn how the environment affects a child’s development. Attention will be given to parent and family dynamics as being the primary educator of their child.


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