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Unit B011:  Child development short tasks

  • Content covered in B013

Unit B012: Child study task

  • Content covered in B013

Unit B013: Principles of child development

  • Family structures, children in local authority care and family planning
  • Reproduction, infertility, pregnancy, antenatal care, birth and post-natal care
  • Characteristics of newborns,  needs of newborns, physical development from age 0-5 years, clothing and footwear required, safety in and outside the home
  • Nutrition choices from age 0-5 years, health and immunisation programmes
  • Intellectual, social and emotional development from age 0-5 years, learning through play and appropriate toys
  • Services available to support families, day care facilities and the extra needs of children with special needs.