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CCP 123: Essentials of Early Care and Education - II

Course is available online in Fall 2019.

This course provides an overview of the essential elements of child care and early education and provides part of the formal training for the national child care credential, the Child Development Associate (CDA). Seven of the CDA functional areas are included: physical, cognitive, communication, creative, self, social, and guidance. Students must be at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma/GED or be concurrently enrolled in a state approved vocational high school child care program to register for this course. The national CDA certificate requires reflection on assignments on current work with children. Concurrent enrollment in CCP 133 is required. The title of this course was previously Child Development Credentialing II.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; consent required

Corequisites: CCP 133

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