Catalogue 2019 - 2020

PSY 740 Developmental Psychology


3 cr.


Acceptance into Ph.D. program.

Course Description

This course will survey the history, philosophies, and theories of typical and atypical development with particular emphasis on early-childhood through young adulthood. The role of organismic and environmental variables in the development of motor, perceptual, social, emotional, and cognitive behavior will be-examined. The relation between development and education will also be covered.