Porterville College

Child Development

Associate in Arts AA

Program Learning Outcomes: Supporting Early Learning and Development; planning and guiding early learning and development; creating and maintaining program policies and practices; advancing the early childhood profession.

Required Courses: 18 units

CHDV P117 - Teaching in a Diverse Society

3 units

CHDV P119 - Health, Safety and Nutrition

3 units

CHDV P122 - Child, Family and Community

3 units

CHDV P143 - Practicum/Field Experience

3 units

CHDV P144 - Introduction to Curriculum

3 units

CHDV P223 - Child Growth and Development

3 units

General Education: In addition to completing the major requirements, students must also complete one general education pattern:

  1. PC General Education Pattern
  2. IGETC Pattern
  3. CSU General Education Pattern

Electives as needed to complete the 60 minimum units to complete the degree.

JSC Job Skills Certificate
CA Certificate of Achievement
AA Associate in Arts Degree
AS Associate in Science Degree
AA-T Associate in Arts for Transfer Degree
AS-T Associate in Science for Transfer Degree
Kern Community College District