Associate in Arts
Transfer Preparation* (Major Code: 01750)
Prepares students to transfer to colleges and universities offering a bachelor's degree in family sciences or child development for advanced careers with children and families. Students will acquire a cross-cultural understanding of the development of the child and families and the social and economic roles of diverse individuals, families and communities. Also prepares students for careers in early childhood.
Program Student Learning Outcome
- Students will be able to apply major concepts of child development and demonstrate the skills necessary to guide young children in a classroom setting.
|CD 135||PRINCIPLES OF FAMILY DEVELOPMENT||3|
|CD 170||PRINCIPLES OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT||3|
|CD 170L||PRINCIPLES OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT LABORATORY||1|
|CD 180||OBSERVATION AND GUIDANCE FOR CHILD DEVELOPMENT||3|
|CD 181||CURRICULUM PLANNING FOR CHILD DEVELOPMENT||3|
|CD 184||OBSERVATION AND DOCUMENTATION||3|
|CD 282A||CHILD DEVELOPMENT FIELD PRACTICUM||3|
|CD 284||CHILD, FAMILY, AND COMMUNITY||3|
|SOC 101||INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY||3|
|or PSYC 101||GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY|
|SOC 270||STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES||3|
|or PSYC 270||STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES|
|CD 278||WORKING WITH CHILDREN AND FAMILIES WITH SPECIAL NEEDS||3|
|CD 175||NUTRITION, HEALTH, AND SAFETY FOR CHILDREN||3|
|CD 177||PROMOTING PEACE AND INCLUSION IN EDUCATION||3|
Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete courses specific to the transfer institution of choice. University requirements vary from institution to institution and are subject to change. Therefore, it is important to verify transfer major preparation and general education requirements through consultation with a counselor in either the Counseling Center or Transfer Center. See catalog Transfer Courses Information section for further information.
To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.