Examine the growth, nutritional needs and healthcare of children from newborn babies right through to early childhood. Recognise what is meant by normal growth, congenital abnormalities and how to vaccinate against preventable diseases. Gain also an understanding of the management of their social and developmental behaviour and consider the emerging importance of children and youth moral power.
Specialise in caring for the very young
Learn the three modes of management concerned with children’s social behaviour and training
Develop a child’s moral power