Child Development Minor

Minimum of 16 semester course credits 

Required Core Courses
EDUC 036/136Introduction to Development and Learning in Young Children3
EDUC 134Research Methodology for Observing Children4
EDUC 114Family Systems and Cultural Diversity: Connections with Schools, Communities, and Hospital Setting3
or EDUC 155 Children with Special Needs: Infants and Young Children
Select an additional 6 semester course credits from the following:
Social Foundations of Education
Language Development: Literacy, bilingualism, and communication
Social, Emotional, and Moral Development and Learning
The Hospitalized Child
Children with Special Needs: Infants and Young Children
Grief & Loss: Children & Families
History and Theories of Play in Human Development, Culture, and Education
Life-Span Developmental Psychology
Infancy

Note: Flexibility to substitute a new course, or a course not on the list but offered in the department, is an option with the approval of a departmental advisor.