Schedule of Classes Course Description

Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: EDUC                                     Course Number: 231                                    
Course Title: Child Development
Subject: Education
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


The purpose of this course is to introduce the student to the field of special education and the needs of exceptional children and youth who are gifted or have impairments that affect intellectual, physical, emotional or sensory abilities. The student will develop an understanding of the developmental and learning characteristics of exceptional children and youth and learn about various educational services that have been found to be effective in enabling exceptional children and youth to meet their potential.

Prerequisite: Students must have 24-30 credits in the Liberal Arts Core courses prior to registering for this course. Exemptions considered with permission of the Chair
Corequisite: EDUC 503
  • 3 class hours.

Start Date:    04/30/2013                         End Date: