Curse Description (3 credits)
This course provides an overview of the health, safety and nutritional needs of young children
and early childhood practices to ensure the health and well-being of each child in a group setting.
Content includes roles and responsibilities of adults in meeting children’s diverse needs, the
promotion of healthy life style practices, understanding common childhood illnesses and injuries,
meeting health, nutrition and safety standards, and planning nutritious meals that are appropriate
for each child.