PARED 014 Child Study Lab Four Year Olds I • 3 Cr.


Provides education and personal exploration opportunities for parenting the young child ages four through five years old. Students will explore the cognitive, emotional, social and physical development of the young child through research based information, discussion, and observation. Students will observe and practice models of child guidance practices and techniques in the laboratory classrooms.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Implement lab risk management requirements.
  • Identify areas of interest in parent education topics through need for age-appropriate information.
  • Identify normal physical, emotional, social and cognitive development of the four- and five-year-old child.
  • Recognize age appropriate behaviors.