Here are some courses we offer:
HHG 4M0 Human Development throughout the Lifespan
Did you know that a newborn has more brain cells than you? Have you ever wondered how your brain functions? Or why elderly people are more forgetful as they age? This course will help you understand how we develop as a species biologically, psychologically and socially. It will provide insight on your own development and the factors that contribute to it or hinder it. You will also have the practical experience in this course built in as you work one-on-one with children ages two to four in the North Park Playschool. Working as a student-teacher in the Playschool will give you the training and experience you need to build your portfolio for the future!
HPC 3O0 and HPC 3OR Raising Healthy Children
Children will always be a part of our lives in one way or another. Learning the skills to care for children is essential for all of us whether we choose to have children, work with children or they are a part of our extended family and society. This course provides you with the knowledge and training you need to be successful in interacting with and raising healthy children. It not only provides the theory but most importantly the practical component as you work one-on-one with children ages two to four in the North Park Playschool. Working as a student-teacher in the Playschool allows you the ability to practice and develop the skills you are learning as you progress in the course.
HIF 1O0 Exploring Family Studies
Do you enjoy working with children? Do you like to cook and bake? Do you have a passion for fashion? Would you like to gain skills that will help you throughout high school? This course is designed to explore many areas of Family Studies that may peak your interest in the future. You will learn how to choose and prepare healthy meals, the basic principles of fashion and how to handle peer pressure. You will also have the opportunity to work one-on-one with children ages two to four in the North Park Playschool!