Student learning outcomes: Child Development (BS)

Shown here are the general learning goals of the program broken down into specific student learning outcomes (SLOs). These SLOs represent what a student should be able to do as a result of successfully completing this program. Student performance on these outcomes are routinely assessed by program faculty as a way of informing programmatic improvement efforts.

Goal Outcome

Students will apply the knowledge of child development, theory, research, family characteristics, appropriate guidance and curriculum strategies as they work directly with children and their families.

  • Students will identify characteristics in the cognitive development of children and apply this knowledge of curriculum plans for children

Students will understand all aspects of development of children (from birth to age 18) including cognitive, physical, social, emotional, language and aesthetic development.

  • Students will identify characteristics in the cognitive development of children and apply this knowledge of curriculum plans for children


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