This assignment is intended to provide evidence of a candidate’s knowledge and understanding of children and young people’s development birth to 19 years. By completing all tasks within the assignment, the candidate will provide evidence that meets the Learning Outcomes and assessment criteria for Unit 022, Understand Child and Young Person Development.
There are five tasks to this assignment.
A Complete tables; Questions
B Complete table; Report
E Complete table
Task | Task name | Learning outcomes covered | A | A Complete tables; Questions | 1. Understand the expected pattern of development for children and young people birth – 19 years | B | B Complete table; Report | 2. Understand the factors that influence children and young people’s development and how these affect practice | C | C Report | 3. Understand how to monitor children and young people’s development and interventions that should take place if this is not following expected pattern | D | D Report | 4. Understand the importance of early intervention to support the speech, language and communication needs of children and young people | E | E Complete table | 5. Understand the potential effects of transitions on children and young people’s development |
Task A - Complete tables; Questions
Candidates will complete the five tables on the following pages, showing the sequence and rate of development for children and young people from birth to 19 years.
1. Physical development 2. Intellectual and cognitive development 3. Communication development 4. Social, emotional and behavioural development 5. Moral development
Candidates will answer the following questions.
1. What is the difference between ‘sequence’ of development and ‘rate’ of development? The sequence of development is where some aspects of development follow a definite