US 10026 Learning & development

Version:6
Level 3
Credits: 5

People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe the dimensions and progressions of the development and learning of children from birth to school entry age; describe environmental factors that may influence the development and learning of a child in an ECE service; describe the acquisition and development of language and literacies in children.

This unit standard is an introduction to education and care of children in an ECE service. It is designed for people who intend to work, or are working with, children in an ECE service. People working in the wider education sector may also be interested in this unit standard. This unit standard will prepare people to advance to a higher level of study in ECE.

Modules include:

  • Dimensions of development
  • Physical patterns of development and learning
  • Social and emotional patterns of development and learning
  • Cognitive patterns of development and learning
  • Spiritual and cultural patterns of development and learning
  • Language acquisition and development
  • Strategies to support and respond to children's oral and visual languages (s)

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