Subject Details - Stage 1 Child Studies A

SACE StageSACE Stage 1
SACE Credits10 credits
FacultyHome Economics
Subject Length1 semester
DescriptionHow is the growth, health and wellbeing of childhood (from conception to eight years old) influenced?
Subject OutcomesAt the end of the semester students will have:
     Developed a clear understanding of the roles and responsibilities of family members towards caring for a new born baby.
     Demonstrate an understanding of child growth and development
     Gained a clear understanding of the nutritional requirements of children 0-8 years
     Researched current issues affecting children in the wider society.
Advice To StudentsStudents must demonstrate a genuine interest in children and self-discipline in relation to varied assessment tasks.
This course is a suitable pre-requisite for Early Childhood Studies at Stage 2.