Course title

Child Development


Non required

Course description

This course is an introduction to learning about how children develop from conception to the age of six.  The course will also focus on children in the school-age range. Topics include 

childhood theorist, learning styles, family and social relationships, family structure, challenges of

parenting, coping, dating, sex, STD prevention, adolescent pregnancy; prenatal development;

preparation for birth; the birth process; meeting the physical, social, emotional, intellectual,

moral, and cultural growth and developmental needs of infants and children; impacts of heredity,

environment, and family and societal crisis on development of the child; meeting children’s

needs for food, clothing, shelter, and caregiving; caring for children with special needs;

resources, services, and agencies; and career awareness.


School country

United States

School state


High school

School / district Address

22331 Cottage Grove

School zip code


Requested competency code


Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • CTE
  • Career and technical education

Approved date

Online / Virtual