Level 2 Childcare and Development

12CLD
Course Description

Contact Person: N. Rattray

Year 12 Childcare and Development

This course aims to develop students’ understanding of the developmental needs of young children. Students will study a series of topics focusing on children’s developmental phases, physical and social needs and care requirements. Most topics will include a combination of written work and practical activities. Opportunities may exist for on-site visits to Early Childhood Centres.





Contributions and Equipment

$12.00 to cover take home components


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 29852 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of the basic needs and nutrition that support young children's holistic wellbeing and development
2
I
4
U.S. 29853 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of health issues and services available to protect and enhance the wellbeing of young children
2
I
3
U.S. 29854 v1 Describe personal and environmental hygiene and safety practices for the care of young children
2
I
2
U.S. 29856 v1 Describe and demonstrate care practices for infants and toddlers
2
I
2
U.S. 29857 v1 Describe patterns of development and learning for young children
2
I
5
U.S. 29861 v1 Identify and describe agencies/services available in the community to support young children and families
2
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.

Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.