Skagit Valley College

Catalog Course Search Details

 Course Title:   Nurturing Relationships


 Department:    ECED&

 Course #:    120

 Credits:    2

 Variable:     No

 IUs:    3

 CIP:    131210

 EPC:    402

 REV:    2021

 Course Description  

In an early learning setting, engage in establishing nurturing, supportive relationships with all children and professional peers. Focus on children´┐Żs health & safety, promoting growth & development, and creating a culturally responsive environment.


Prerequisite: department chair permission.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 0

Lab: 0

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 66

Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Vocational Preparatory Required for ATA degree, Required for certificate  

Equivalencies At Other Institutions

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Describe the characteristics of nurturing relationships built between teachers and children.
  2. Practice ideals of professionalism in work with children, families and peers.
  3. Recognize cultural responsiveness when observing professionals and programs.
  4. Identify practices that promote health, safety, growth and development of children.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

Course Contents

  1. Content to be arranged with instructor or co-op education coordinator.