EC-313 : Family & Community Partnerships

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Early Childhood Education
Subject:
Early Childhood Education
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
This course focuses on recognizing and implementing partnership relationships among the child, the family, and the community. Family is recognized as a primary unit of a diverse and unique nature. Family systems are examined to understand family structure and function. Likewise, family is viewed in its role in a child's development. The family and community will be examined using strategies for meeting cross-cultural needs. Knowledge of community resources and family methods to find and access these resources will be examined as well. 3 credits PREREQUISITES: EC 200, EC 201.