PRACTICUM IN CHILD DEVELOPMENT (PSY 3850)
Course Description: Students work with pre-school children for eight hours per week at the Purchase Children’s Center, located on campus. The academic component of the practicum is coordinated through weekly class meetings that relate the students’ experience with children at the Center to issues in child development. This course does not count as one of the Psychology electives for Psychology majors. In order to register, students must get permission of the Director of the Children’s Center and of the instructor.