Courses Catalogue

Child Growth, Development And Rearing Practices

COURSE CODE: ECP 1101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Early Childhood and Primary Education, Diploma
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

COURSE CONTENT

§  Clarification of Concepts & definition

§  Characteristics of pre – conventional children & implications in the classroom

§  Early Childhood Development

§  Factors influencing the child’s potentials

§  Potential power of Early Childhood Education

§  Universal needs of young children.

MODE OF DELIVERY

§  Lecture method

§  Summary method

§  Lecturet

§  Group discussion method

§  Problem solving

§  Story Telling

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AND / OR EQUIPMENT

  • Whiteboard and Markers
  • Flip Charts
  • LCD Projectors
  • CDs, DVDs and Tapes