PARED 031 Parent and Infant Lab III • 3 Cr.


Provides education and personal exploration opportunities for parenting the young child ages newborn through two 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:

  • Use sensitive and responsive care and interaction with the child.
  • Use sensitive and appropriate responses to other children in the lab.
  • Plan activities that indicate the importance of parent self-care.
  • Evaluate and compare quality child care options.