Nov 26, 2020  
2012-2013 Catalog 
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CHF 2610 - Guidance Based on Developmental Theory


The development of a philosophy and a plan of action for guiding the child based on theories of development. Lectures combine with laboratory experiences to provide opportunity for building relationships with young children. Students complete a minimum of 24 hours practicum arranged by the instructor. Prerequisite: CHF 1500 . May be taken concurrently with CHF 2600 . Students enrolling in CHF 2600 , 2610 and CHF 2620  will be working with families and children; the State of Utah requires a background check and clearance. Applicants must be fingerprinted and complete a background check before being fully accepted into the program. A handout available from the department secretary explains the procedure and nominal expenses. If the background check reveals misconduct, you will not be allowed to enroll in these courses or any others that include field experience, practica or student teaching. Background checks require up to eight weeks and should be completed, or in progress, prior to enrolling in CHF 2600 , 2610, and CHF 2620  courses. See the department secretary for further details.