Jun 19, 2024  
2017-18 NSU Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-18 NSU Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ECED 3413 - Birth to Three Healthy Beginnings

3 Credit Hours
This course will provide students with an overview of the health and safety requirements for environments where children age birth to three live and learn. It explores the impact these environments have on development. Students will explore the roles of both caregivers and families in creating environments where children are best supported. Topics such as environmental design, care and sanitation of materials, identifying common childhood illnesses, and best practices for meals and snacks will provide students with a foundation for maintaining safe and healthy environments for children age birth to three in both home and group care settings.
Prerequisite: PSYC 1003 Introduction to Human Behavior or PSYC 1113 Introduction to Psychology with a minimum grade of C.