DEP 2004 Human Development Across the Lifespan 3
of major themes and recent findings in the area of human development across the
life span. Emphasis will be on the major transitions from fetal development
through death in the physical, cognitive, social, and emotional domains. The
impact of ethnic, gender, and cultural factors on development will be examined.
(General Studies Course: SS/BEH)
DEP 3103 Child Development 3
and behavior of children from infancy to adolescence from two viewpoints: age
periods (prenatal, infancy, preschool, school) and areas (physical,
intellectual, personality, etc.).
DEP 4305 Psychology of Adolescence 3
emotional, biological, and intellectual elements of adolescence. Addresses the
transitions from childhood to adolescence and from adolescence to adulthood.
Application of theories is stressed. Option for partial credit via field
experiences. Credit cannot be receive in both DEP 4305 and DEP 4304.
DEP 4402 Adulthood and Aging 3
psychological, sociological and economic aspects for young, middle and old
adulthood presented within a multidisciplinary perspective. Lifespan objectives
are emphasized, including development as a life-long process, with multiple
determinants of change, and correspondingly, multiple alternatives for change.
Successful aging is also emphasized. Credit cannot be received in both DEP 4402
and DEP 4401.
DEP 5055 Developmental Psychology 3
theories of development; methodological issues in developmental research; study
of research knowledge in selected areas of developmental psychology. One
undergraduate or graduate course in the area of developmental is required.