EC109 – Human Development/Psychology


Development and growth of the preschool child. Emotional, intellectual, cognitive, physical and social development, and stages of childhood;

Human Development/Psychology

Explores stage of development and growth of the preschool child; and covers emotional, intellectual, cognitive, physical and social development; stages of childhood; current research, communication process between adult and child; guidance approaches; and community resources which provide parent education, family and children services and also includes discussion of developmental theories of other major theorists.

Schedule: Human Development/Psychology

September 16th & September 17th, 2017

Assessment: Human Development/Psychology

The student must satisfactorily complete written and practical evaluations for both academic and practicum phases as well as complete all in-class assignments and classroom manuals as directed.

Readings: Human Development/Psychology

  • The Absorbent Mind, Maria Montessori
  • Discovery of the Child, Maria Montessori
  • Secret of Childhood, Maria Montessori
  • Montessori Method, Dr. Maria Montessori
  • Maria Montessori: Her Life & Work, E.M. Standing