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EDU 116 - Development of the Young Child - Textbook

Resources for EDU 116, Child Development at Hostos Community College.

Module 1: Introduction to Heredity, Prenatal Development, and Birth

Objective: Students will be able to define terms such as gene, chromosome, gamete, etc. Students will be able to explain what determines the chromosomal sex of the child.

Module 2: Prenatal Development

Objective: Students will be able to differentiate between the germinal, embryonic, and fetal periods of development.

Module 3: Environmental Risks

Objectives: 1) Students will be able to identify specific environmental risks in prenatal development, and 2) Students will be able to predict the risks to prenatal development posed by exposure to teratogens.

Module 4: Pregnancy

Objective: Students will be able to describe complications of pregnancy.

Module 5: Childbirth

Objective: Students will be able to describe a normal delivery and complications of delivery.

Module 6: Maternal Mortality

Objective: Students will be able to discover problems of newborns.

Module 7: Conception to BIrth Visualized

Attributions

Introduction to Heredity, Prenatal Development, and Birth, Psyc 200 Lifespan Psychology. Authored by: Laura Overstreet. Located athttps://courses.lumenlearning.com/atd-hostos-childdevelopment/chapter/introduction-to-heredity-prenatal-development-and-birth/ LicenseCC BY: Attribution

Prenatal Development, Psyc 200 Lifespan PsychologyAuthored by: Laura Overstreet. Located athttps://courses.lumenlearning.com/atd-hostos-childdevelopment/chapter/prenatal-development/ LicenseCC BY: Attribution

Environmental Risks, Psyc 200 Lifespan PsychologyAuthored by: Laura Overstreet. Located athttps://courses.lumenlearning.com/atd-hostos-childdevelopment/chapter/environmental-risks/ LicenseCC BY: Attribution

Pregnancy, Psyc 200 Lifespan Psychology. Authored by: Laura Overstreet. Located athttps://courses.lumenlearning.com/atd-hostos-childdevelopment/chapter/pregnancy/ LicenseCC BY: Attribution

Childbirth, Psyc 200 Lifespan Psychology. Authored by: Laura Overstreet. Located athttps://courses.lumenlearning.com/atd-hostos-childdevelopment/chapter/childbirth/ LicenseCC BY: Attribution

Maternal mortality: why so many mothers die giving birth. Authored by: BBC World Service, 26 October, 2009. Located at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/news/2009/10/091026_maternal_mortality_ap.shtml License: All Rights Reserved BBC.

Conception to Birth – Visualized. Authored by: Alexander Tsiaras. Provided by: TED. Located athttps://www.ted.com/talks/alexander_tsiaras_conception_to_birth_visualized?utm_campaign=tedspread&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=tedcomshare LicenseLicense:  CC BY – NC – ND 4.0 International