This course will briefly outline the theory and research basis for infant cognitive development and will cover appropriate practices and learning environments. Five basic strategies for infant activities will be explained.Not all courses are approved for early care and education in every state. Please check State and CEU Approvals page for details.
Course Learning Objectives:
After participating in this course, you will be able to:
- Define cognitive development and describe the influence of brain development on the infant's cognitive system and the resulting major milestones of development.
- Identify and describe practices that support infant cognitive development, including five strategies and related activities.
- Recognize activities that are not appropriate for promoting cognitive development in infants.