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Guided Pathways

Guided Pathways

Child Development, AS S1315

Program: S1315
Looking for guidance? A counselor can help.This Guided Pathways for Success (GPS) is a suggested sequence of coursework needed for program completion. It is not an official educational plan. Schedule an appointment with a counselor or advisor as soon as possible to create an individualized Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) specific to your goals and needs.
Suggested Sequence of CourseworkThis program is available online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CHLD 5 Prin & Prac - CD Programs 3.0
CHLD 6 Intro to Child Curriculum 3.0
CHLD 11 Child & Adolescent Dev 3.0
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
Total:   13.0
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CHLD 1 Child, Family, Community 3.0
Total:   3.0
Certificate: Child Development, L1 M0663 Submit petition to Admissions & Records
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CHLD 64 Health,Safety&Nutrition 3.0
CHLD 84 Guid&Disc in CD Settings 1.0
AA/S MATH Meet AA/AS Math Comptcy Req 5.0
CHLD 66 Early Child Obs & Assess 3.0
CHLD 66L (and) EarlyChild Obs&Assess Lab
Total:   12.0
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S ELECT Degree Appl Course (Elective) 3.0
Total:   3.0
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
AA/S HUM Area C-2 Humanities Course 4.0
AA/S KINES Phys Ed (KIN) Activity Course 1.0
CHLD 67 ECD Practicum 3.0
CHLD 67L (and) ECE Practicum Lab
CHLD 86 Infant Toddler Practicum 0.0
CHLD 87 (and) Infant Toddler Field Work
Total:   12.0
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S ARTS Area C-1 Arts Course 3.0
Total:   3.0
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CHLD 68 Intro Child Special Needs 3.0
CHLD 69 ECD Field Work Seminar 2.0
CHLD 91 ECD Field Work 1.0
AA/S USHIS Area D-1 Hist/Pol Sc Course 3.0
AA/S SCNCE Area B-1 or B-2 Science Course 3.0
Total:   12.0
Certificate: Child Development, L2 N0656 Child Development, AS S1315 Submit petition to Admissions & Records
Program Notes

Child Development electives CHLD 50, 51, 62 or 72 are included to reach 60 degree applicable units to meet the AS degree requirement.

Beginning Fall 2020 the following courses will be scheduled:

    CHLD 62 & CHLD 72 OR CHLD 87 & CHLD 87
    CHLD 61 & CHLD 63

Degree requirements include reading competency. This requirement is met by attaining eligibility for READ 100 or by completing READ 90.  Complete the online Assessment Questionnaire (AQ) at   

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