CD 53
Creative Art for the Young Child

Course Description

An overview of creative activities for children from infancy through the school years. Emphasis is on design, presentation and assessment of developmentally appropriate activities that use sensory, child centered materials to enhance imagination, creative thinking, problem solving, divergent thinking and self-expression in young children. Special attention is given to creating a climate that supports creative exploration and the role of the teacher in promoting growth and development of creativity in each child. (This course meets NAEYC Standards 1a, 1b, 1c; 4a, 4b, 4d; NBPTS Standards I, II, IV, VI; and CDE/DEC Standards CC1- K10, CC4-S2; EC4-S1; CC7, S10, S11, S13; EC7-S2.)

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
33777 CD 53 61 ·T····· 06:30 PM-09:20 PM Phyllis De Motta CD1-10

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-01-07 to 2019-03-29.

Course Details

3 Units
Three hours lecture (36 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


EWRT 211 and READ 211 (or LART 211), or ESL 272 and 273.
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