Subject Details - Stage 1 Child Studies B

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 positive behaviours in young children
     Investigated safety issues for children 0-8 yrs by designing and creating a piece of protective clothing.
     Gained a clear understanding of the nutritional requirements of children 0-8 years.
     Researched current issues affecting children int the wider society.
Advice To StudentsStudents must demonstrate a genuine interest in children and self-discipline in relation to varied assessment tasks.
Students are required to provide materials for a child's garment. This course is a suitable pre-requisite for Child Studies at Stage 2.