Total Units for the Certificate of Achievement: 19 Units
Required Core Courses: 19 Units

Program​ Cost

Course Number Course Title Total Units
CD-12  CD-12 Child, Family and Community3
CD-16  CD-16 Introduction to Curriculum3
CD-19  CD-19 Children’s Nutrition, Health and Safety3
CD-20  CD-20 Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children3
CD-22 CD-22 The Infant Toddler3
CD/PSY-31  CD/PSY-31 Child Development: Conception through Adolescence3
CD-50  CD-50 ECE Child Health and Safety1

Program Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the Associate in Arts Degree or the Certificate of Achievement in Child Development, the student will be able to:
1. Analyze the influence of culture, family, society, and environment on an individual’s development.
2. Design, implement and evaluate environments and activities that support positive, developmental play and learning outcomes for all young children.
3. Apply effective guidance and interaction strategies that support all children’s social learning, identity, and self-confidence.