Cerro Coso Community College – Certificate of Achievement – Child Development Master Teacher

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Required Core: Complete ALL from the following:

CHDV C100: Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children (3 Units)*

CHDV C102: Introduction to Materials and Curriculum (3 Units)*

CHDV C104: Child, Family, Community (3 Units)*

CHDV C106: Child Growth and Development (3 Units)*

CHDV C121: Health, Safety, and Nutrition (3 Units)*

CHDV C125: Diversity in Education (3 Units)*

CHDV C200: Observation and Assessment (3 Units)*

CHDV C203: Practicum – Field Experience (3 Units)*

ADDITIONAL COURSES: Specializations – choose 1 specialization (6 units)

Infant Care Specialization

CHDV C105: Infant and Toddler Development (3 Units)*

CHDV C205: Infant and Toddler Curriculum (3 Units)*

School Age Care Specialization

CHDV C107: School Age Development (3 Units)*

CHDV C207: School Age Curriculum (3 Units)*

Children with Exceptional Needs Specialization

CHDV C141: Introduction to Children with Special Needs (3 Units)*

CHDV C241: Curriculum and Strategies for Children with Special Needs (3 Units)*

Curriculum Specialization

CHDV C111: Principles of Child Guidance (3 Units)*

CHDV C145: Language and Literature (3 Units)*

or CHDV C149: Play and Meaning (3 Units)*

*The courses noted with an asterisk were offered online at least once at this college between Summer 2018 and Spring 2019.

The courses listed above may or may not be offered online every term at this college. Visit the college’s website (below) for online options in its class schedule.  If you don’t find what you need, search our online course finder to locate an equivalent online course currently available from another college.

Important Note: We encourage all students to meet with a counselor, onsite or online, to create an education plan that will provide the most efficient pathway to certificate completion.

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