ECED 245: Child, Family, and Community

Credits 3 Class Hours3 lecture

This course develops communication skills and other strategies for building effective relationships with diverse families and relevant community members. This course introduces students to the local resources available for family referral.


"C" or higher in ECED 105, ECED 110, and ECED 131.

Corequisite Courses
Semester Offered Spring
Course Student Learning Outcomes (CSLOs)
  1. Identify appropriate community resources that support diverse families and children.
  2. Describe significant characteristics of diverse families and communities to develop strategies that help empower families.
  3. Demonstrate a variety of approaches and communication styles to build respectful partnerships with children, families and their communities.