Catalogue 2019 - 2020

ED 525 Adult and Professional Development


3 cr.


Graduate standing.

Course Description

This course examines key elements of adult development and socialization as they relate to an individual's professional life and growth during the early adulthood and middle adulthood periods. A range of developmental perspectives are considered, including the ways adults make meaning intellectually, psychologically, ethically, and socially. Interpersonal relations are examined, as well as issues of gender, ethnicity, and socioeconomic status. Students will be assessed by examinations and written assignments.