HDEV 0046. Language and Literacy

Units: 3
Prerequisite: Completion of HDEV 2 with grade of "C" or better
Advisory: Completion of HDEV 1 with grade of "C" or better
Hours: 54 lecture
Designed to support early childhood educators in the area of early language and literacy development. Focus on planning and implementing developmentally appropriate experiences that enhance the quality and quantity of oral language, provide for a print-rich environment and assist children in their growing understanding of print. Encourages literacy learning in a meaningful context and provides strategies for working with families and diverse populations. (CSU)