PARED 015 Child Study Lab Five Year Olds I • 3 Cr.


Provides education and personal exploration opportunities for parenting the young child ages five through six 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 Risk Management requirements.
  • Identify areas of interest in parent education topics and need for age-appropriate information.
  • Recognize and support normal physical, emotional/social, language/literacy, and cognitive development of the five year old child.
  • Apply a temperament tool to assess child’s temperament traits.