Child Development Diploma
Becoming a Child Development Practitioner is a very big commitment, but one that creates confident individuals with the knowledge of the best practices for today in the teaching young children. Thames Business School’s Child Development Diploma Course provides learners with a view of a child’s developmental process in a well-balanced way, as well as information on how important the health, safety, and nutrition is in the development of a child.
This diploma in Child Development is the most widely recognided diploma course for early childhood educators and is a stepping stone for individuals who want to who wants to build a career as an early childhood educator. The Child Development diploma course is designed to prepare participants for employment in various early childhood settings. This diploma course is based on a fundamental set of competency standards which will guide participants as they work towards being a certified children teacher. Thames Business School works to ensure that this diploma is credible, valid, and recognised in any country in the world.
This course will provide the knowledge of how to put Child Development competency standards into practice and understanding of how those standards help children move from one developmental stage to another with success. This diploma course will teach participants how to nurture a child’s emotional, intellectual, social, and physical development
On the completion of the course, students will be awarded the Child Development Diploma
Throughout this diploma course in Child Development, participants will learn about the development, cultural sensitivity, guidance, and relationship of children in a professional context. This diploma course will provide learners with the necessary skills required to plan age appropriate activities which recognise the cultural diversity of children and families. This course will teach learners how to apply classroom practices that are effective and create appropriate learning environments that will aid a child development. This course will provide the various strategies and techniques to strengthen connections between participants and children and provide the skills and resources to assist parents in effectively taking care of their children.
At the end of this diploma course, you will be awarded with a Diploma in Child Development and will also be able to:
- Define the requirements needed to create and sustain a learning environment for children that is safe and healthy.
- Identify the components to advance the physical, cognitive, communicative and creative development of children.
- Define positive techniques for guidance in other to support children social and emotional development in an appropriate manner.
- Create the guidelines to establish and maintain productive relationships with families.
- Integrate theories and practices, and professional and pedagogical knowledge to create and implement appropriate experiences that will aid children development.
The course is valid for 12 months, however, students can take less time to complete the course.
This is a self-study course, the course will be delivered via our online learning zone. Students will be given the learning materials and assignment to complete the course.
On registration, a personal tutor will be assigned to students to help them with their course and assignments.