2019 - 2020 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

4872/4873 Child and Adolescent Development A/B (without lab)

0.5 credit per semester

This course focuses on human development from birth through adolescence. Emphasis is placed on theories of physical, cognitive, and psychosocial development, environmental factors, the role of caregivers and the family, health and safety concerns, and contemporary issues. Students interested in education, pediatric medicine, physical therapy, family law, psychology, and sociology enroll in this course in preparation for college and career experiences.

9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit

Special Program or Cluster Designations:
  • Career Clusters and Career and Technology Education - Education, Training, & Child Studies
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Child and Adolescent Development A/B (without lab)

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