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ECE 2201 Guidance of Young Children

This course focuses on developmentally appropriate guidance and behavioral intervention strategies used by early childhood professionals to help foster positive social and emotional skills in young children from birth to age five.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Education
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: NONE   Approval of Department 


  • Identify underlying reasons for children's challenging behaviors to determine and implement appropriate guidance techniques.
  • Identify developmentally appropriate guidance strategies used to address behavior and social and emotional development of each child.
  • Explain how theories of early childhood apply to guiding children in the classroom.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3