Child Care for School Age-Children: Teacher

Certificate of Achievement in Child Care for School Age-Children: Teacher 2017-2018

(Major #C.561T.CA)

As a result of completing this program, students will be prepared and qualified to work in after school programs for school-age children.

Major requirements (18 units minimum)
A grade of “C” or better is required in the following courses:

Required Core:
Course Course Description Units C-ID
CHDEV 30 Child, Family, and Community 3 -
CHDEV 39 Child Development 3 -
Select 12 additional units from the following:
Course Course Description Units C-ID
CHDEV 1 Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children 3 -
CHDEV 3 Introduction to Curriculum 3 -
CHDEV 6 Health, Safety, and Nutrition in Early Childhood Education 3 -
CHDEV 11 The Young Child with Special Needs 3 -
CHDEV 12 Child Abuse 3 -
CHDEV 15 Diversity and Culture in Early Care and Education Programs 3 -
CHDEV 47 Emergent Literacy 3 -
CHDEV 49 Guidance for Young Children 3 -

Notes:

Requirements for the Teacher level of the Child Development Permit Matrix includes:

  • 24 units in Child Development/Early Childhood Education, with 12 units from the core courses.
  • 525 hours of work experience.
  • 16 units of General Education with at least one course in each of the following areas: Humanities/Fine Arts, Social Sciences, Math/Science, English/Language Arts

Prerequisite Effective Fall 2016 for the following Child Development (CHDEV) courses:

CHDEV 3, CHDEV 17A, CHDEV 20, CHDEV 32, CHDEV 37A, CHDEV 37B

*Students will need to provide – Verification of Immunization against influenza, pertussis, and measles, and freedom from tuberculosis.

Faculty Advisors: Romero, Turpen


2017-2018 Certificate of Achievement in Child Care for School-Age Children: Teacher