Course Details

Guidance 1

Course Code ECEP-132
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description:

The Early Childhood Educator values and celebrates relationships, recognizing that they are the “foundation upon which children grow and learn.” Respectful guidance strategies are practiced to facilitate trust and positive interactions which promote children’s development and learning.
 
Students will gain insight into children’s behavior within a developmental framework. Opportunities to examine a range of guidance philosophies will be provided. A variety of direct and indirect guidance strategies will be introduced. Opportunities to practice will be integrated in all content areas discussed. Students will utilize strategies introduced to respond to the needs of children and to support their well-being.

Minimum C grade. Pre-requisites: Semester 1 ECEP courses.