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This page gives you a quick way to find out more about online and hybrid courses offered at MiraCosta. Click any course title to learn more about the course. Many instructors add details here about expectations for the course and what students need to do to get started.

Courses listed as "Online Only" may be completed entirely online.
Courses listed as "Hybrid" will have some class activity that takes place at a designated location in addition to your online coursework. This activity may range from a few proctored exams to regular meetings on a MiraCosta campus.

Child Growth and Development

This course examines the major physical, cognitive, language, and social-emotional developmental milestones for children, both typical and atypical, from conception through age six. It emphasizes the interactions between maturational processes and environmental factors within cultural and family contexts. While studying developmental theory and research methodologies, students observe children, evaluate individual differences, and analyze characteristics of development at various stages. UC CREDIT LIMITATION: Credit for CHLD 112, CHLD 113, or PSYC 121.

Subject: CHLD
Course Number: 112
Section Number: 1248
Units: 3
Instructor: Flores,Claudia

Instructor information about this course

Learning Management System (LMS) for this course: Blackboard
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Office: T-114
Office hours: Monday 12-1, Tuesday 10:30-11:30, and Online via ZOOM by appointment
Phone: (760) 757-2121 ext. 6336
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This 17 week, fully online course begins on August 21st through December 16th, 2017. Students will receive a welcome letter with more information one week before the course begins.  Blackboard access with syllabus and a self-paced course orientation will be available on August 14th in preparation for the August 21st start date.  Please review some important facts and helpful information to get you started:

Course Access-This course will be 100% online. Students will attend class on line by logging in to the course LMS: Blackboard.

Should you experience any difficulty logging in need assistance, please go to the student help desk: Student Services

Zero Textbook Cost-This course provides a collection of readings at no cost to the student.  All required reading assignments will be made available to students through Blackboard.

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