Principles of Child Development- The Samoan Child

  • This course presents the basic prinicples of how children develop and learn in the first eight (8) years of life. Decades of research, theory and practices, and knowledge of age-related development regarding about how children learn their abilities, characteristics, and need for support, will be covered in this course. In addition, knowledge of how the Samoan child is reared in the cultural context will be explored. Teachers will observe and participate in scheduled experiences to acquire and understand the basic principles of child development. The Samoan child will be the focus of discussions, observations, and experiences planned for this course.

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