Skill Award in Infant and Child Development Associate Teacher

This program prepares you to work as a child development aide or assistant in a public or private preschool, Headstart program or day care center, or as a teacher in a private infant or preschool program.

Required courses:
Completion of the Child Development Associate Teacher Skill Award12
CHLD 130Infant Development and Group Care3
Total Units15

Skill Award Level Student Learning Outcomes

Students completing the Infant and Child Development Associate Teacher Skill Award will:

1. Demonstrate the ability to apply theories of infant/toddler and early childhood education and development.

2. Demonstrate global consciousness to work sensitively and effectively with young children, their families and individuals of diverse backgrounds and cultures.