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TECA 1318 WELLNESS OF THE YOUNG CHILD

1) 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 and legal implications of relevant policies and regulations;

2) course content is aligned as applicable with State Board for Educator Certification Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities standards;

3) requires students to participate in field experiences with children from infancy through age 12 in a variety of settings with varied and diverse populations:

4) course includes a minimum of 16 hours of field experience

48 lecture hours + 16 laboratory hours.

3 credit hours