CHFD Child and Family Devel

CHFD   6130   Parent Education

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Application of theory, research and developmental practice to: 1) understand the role of parents, teachers and community leaders in guiding the behavior of children from birth to adolescence; 2) establish mutually satisfying parent-child relationships throughout the life cycle; and 3) explore programs for parents and parental interactions with schools and other institutions.

Prerequisite(s): Completion of the Masters of Education core curriculum.

CHFD   6131   Assessment of Children's Development

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Assessment of Children's Development will prepare the graduate student to evaluate development and learning in the social, affective, physical and cognitive domains. Students will examine classroom and standardized assessment procedures as they relate to developmentally appropriate practices. Students will administer and score tests and then interpret results using a variety of assessment techniques.

CHFD   7090   Selected Topics in Child and Family Development

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0-3 Lab Hours.

Provides the student with an opportunity for in-depth study of selected topics in Child and Family Development.

Prerequisite(s): Permission of Instructor.