Child development

Audience Children's workforce
Course Level 3
Hours 10

Learning criteria

  • Identify the expected pattern of development for children and young people
  • Summarise the factors that influence children and young people\u2019s development and how these affect practice
  • Explain the importance of early intervention to support the developmental needs of children and young people
  • Outline different ways to monitor children and young people\u2019s development
  • Explain how different types of interventions can promote positive outcomes for children and young people where development is not following the expected pattern

Learning outcomes

  • Understand key theories of child development
  • Understand how you can develop skills in assessing development