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Courses listed as "Online Only" may be completed entirely online.
Courses listed as "Hybrid" will have some class activity that takes place at a designated location in addition to your online coursework. This activity may range from a few proctored exams to regular meetings on a MiraCosta campus.

Child, Family, and Community

This course examines the developing child in a societal context and focuses on the interrelationships of family, school, and community as agents of socialization from historical, socio-cultural, and contemporary perspectives. The course highlights the processes of socialization and identity development, demonstrating the importance of respectful, reciprocal relationships that support and empower families in a culturally diverse society. C-ID CDEV-110.

Subject: CHLD
Course Number: 210
Section Number: 1864
Units: 3
Instructor: Welch-Scalco, Rhonda

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Office: T-114
Office hours: Tuesday 10:00-11:00; Thursday 1:30-2:30
Phone: 760.795.2392
Instructor notes: This course is a 15 week course and is 100% online (Sept 3 - Dec 14) Textbook: Berns, R. M. (2016). Child, Family, School, Community: Socialization and Support (10th ed.). Stamford, CT: Cengage Learning. If you have any questions feel free to email me at: email:

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