Year 12 Early Childhood Development
Teacher in Charge: S. Vickers
Find out about the basic needs for infants, toddlers and young children. Examine the nutritional needs for each age group. Learn how to support the health and wellbeing of young children - newborn to school age. Included in this course will be first aid, workplace health and safety, basic hygiene practices and attachment theory.
Skills you can develop:
- Working with young children
- Workplace health and safety
- First Aid
- Presentation skills
- Work ready skills
- Communication and interaction with teachers in an early childhood centre setting
- Care practices for young children
- The knowledge of how to access support for children and whanau
There is a 4 day work place experience at a local early childhood centre as part of this course.
FIRST AID COURSE
US 29852 BASIC NEEDS
US 29856 CARE PRACTICES
US 29868 PROFESSIONAL BEHAVIOUR AND PERSONAL HEALTH AND WELL-BEING
HEALTH AND SAFETY COURSE
US 29868 PROFESSIONAL BEHAVIOUR AND PERSONAL HEALTH AND WELL-BEING CONTINUED
US 29854 HYGIENE AND SAFETY PRACTICES
US 29855 ATTACHMENT RELATIONSHIPS AND STRATEGIES
US 29853 HEALTH ISSUES AND SERVICES AVAILABLE
US 29861 AGENCIES AND SERVICE AVAILABLE IN THE COMMUNITY
US 29861 AGENCIES AND SERVICE AVAILABLE IN THE COMMUNITY CONTINUED
Contributions and Equipment
1 2B8 Exercise Book
1 40 page Clearfile
Total Credits Available: 32 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 32 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines