WECM Appendix

CIP Rubric Number Course Title Semester
Credit Hrs
Cont Hrs
Cont Hrs
19.0709 CDEC 1319 Child Guidance 3 48 96
19.0709 CDEC 1419 Child Guidance 4 64 112

Course Level:  Introductory

Course Description:  An exploration of guidance strategies for promoting prosocial behaviors with individual and groups of children. Emphasis on positive guidance principles and techniques, family involvement, and cultural influences.Practical application through direct participation with children.

Learning Outcomes:  Summarize theories related to child guidance; explain how appropriate guidance promotes autonomy, self-discipline, and life-long social skills in children; recognize the impact and influence of families and culture in guiding children; and promote development of positive self-concept and prosocial behaviors in children. Apply appropriate guidance techniques to specific situations relating to children’s behaviors and demonstrate skills in helping children resolve conflicts.

Cross Reference(s):  CDEC 1019: Child Guidance

CIP Code Description:  19.0709  (Child Care Provider/Assistant)

Year:  2006