Peking University
Health Care and Promotion for Infants and Toddlers
Peking University

Health Care and Promotion for Infants and Toddlers

Taught in English

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Yuanyuan Yang
Tongyan Han
Hua Chen

Instructors: Yuanyuan Yang

Intermediate level

Recommended experience

16 hours to complete
3 weeks at 5 hours a week
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

What you'll learn

  • You can learn how to take care of newborns, infants and toddlers in daily life, for example, breastfeeding, skin care, dental care, etc.

  • You will learn how to promote children's growth and development, including kangaroo mother care, touching, play, language promotion skills, etc..

  • You will know how to prevent common illnesses in newborns, infants and toddlers and care for them properly.

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There are 9 modules in this course

This unit covers characteristics of newborns, newborn daily parenting, breastfeeding, and supplementary feeding.

What's included

8 videos3 quizzes

This unit covers kangaroo mother care, neonatal jaundice, and special physiological manifestations in neonates.

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6 videos3 quizzes

This unit addresses the infant feeding, neuropsychological development of infants and the promotion, motor development of infants and the promotion, language development of infants and the promotion.

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4 videos1 quiz

Here, you will learn the characteristics of toddlers (e.g., physiologic function, language and motor development, psychosocial development); care of toddlers (e.g., nutritional requirements and feeding, toilet training), and dental health.

What's included

4 videos1 quiz

In this unit, we will learn the assessment of development, early childhood development promotion, play, and physical exercise.

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4 videos1 quiz1 discussion prompt

Next, we turn our attention to the immunization program and the procedure of vaccination; we will also consider how to cope with vaccination reactions.

What's included

4 videos1 quiz1 discussion prompt

The unit introduces measles, chickenpox and neonatal syphilis.

What's included

3 videos1 quiz

In this unit, you will learn foreign body airway obstruction, fever, pneumonia and diarrhea.

What's included

5 videos4 quizzes

In this unit, you will learn health problems related to nutrition, including iron deficiency anemia, vitamin D deficiency rickets, obesity and malnutrition.

What's included

5 videos5 quizzes

Instructors

Yuanyuan Yang
Peking University
1 Course219 learners
Tongyan Han
Peking University
1 Course219 learners
Hua Chen
Peking University
1 Course219 learners

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