PSYC 704: Life-Span Development

PSYC 704-001: Life-Span Development
(Fall 2021)

12:00 PM to 01:15 PM TR

Research Hall 202

Section Information for Fall 2021

This class explores typical developmental psychology. Students explore theories of development and historical and modern research findings. Students gain an understanding of 1) the current state of research in both social and cognitive development; 2) enduring and remaining questions about typical development; 3) change and growth from infancy through the lifespan. This course is intended for advanced graduate students. There is a careful analysis of developmental theories, with an emphasis on research findings and methods as reported in the current literature. 


Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Surveys theories and research regarding lifespan development and personality formation. Notes: Open only to degree students. May not be repeated for credit.
Recommended Prerequisite: Admission to graduate program in psychology.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Post-Baccalaureate or Non-Degree Undergraduate degrees may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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