The course is designed to introduce students to the role of social competence in the lives of children. Students are introduced to the principles of group functioning and techniques of helping children become accepted members of peer groups. Behavior modification principles and strategies are examined. Emphasis is placed on respecting children and understanding influences on their behavior.
(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)
(A course to be taken in the same semester as this course.)
Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:
Currently no sections of this class are being offered.