Child Development: Module 2

Osokoya, M. M. (Modupe M.)

Learning Object

At the end of this unit, you will be able to:  define language  outline the characteristics of language  recognize the various phases and stages of language development in young children  describe the stages of language development of a child between the age 0 months to 5 years  appreciate circumstances that can encourage speech and language development  list factors that can affect language development  Illustrate that environment and not hereditary has more influence on language development.

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National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN)

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