Austin Community College Welcome to Austin Community College
Status: logged out [ login ] Help!  

Status: AWARD PLAN PUBLISHED

Child Care and Development

CHILD DEVELOPMENT

Certificate

ACCTech

The Child Development Certificate does not require the TSI test, but does have special admission requirements. Please see the information provided in the beginning of the Child Development Section in this catalog on Special Admission Requirements for All Child Development Students and Special Admissions Requirements for the Academic CDA Training Program, Certificate, and Associate Degree.

  Semester I Credit Hours
  CDEC 1303 Families, School and Community OR 3
  TECA 1303 Families, School and Community
    CDEC 1354 Child Growth and Development OR 3
    TECA 1354 Child Growth and Development
  CDEC 1359 Children with Special Needs 3
  CDEC 1311 Educating Young Children OR 3
  TECA 1311 Educating Young Children
  CDEC 1318 Wellness of the Young Child OR 3
  TECA 1318 Wellness of the Young Child
  ___
  15
  Semester II
  CDEC 1413 Curriculum Resources for Early Childhood Programs 4
  CDEC 1419 Child Guidance 4
  CDEC 1321 The Infant and Toddler 3
  CDEC 2341 The School Age Child 3
  +#  CDEC 1166 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Child Care Provider/Assistant I 1
  +#  CDEC 1392 Special Topics in Child Development 3
  ___
  18
  ___
  TOTALS 33

  +Prerequisites: See Course Descriptions
  #Capstone course