Academic Bulletin 2020-2021 
    
    May 29, 2024  
Academic Bulletin 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSYCH 160 - Life Span Developmental Psychology


Credits: 4
Theory and methods of understanding the nature of human development over the life span are compared and evaluated. Individual development is studied as a function of biological, social, and psychological factors. Life stages are examined and differences in individual experiences are evaluated in relation to social systems, such as family and community. Continuity and change are considered in terms of personality, identity, and roles. Cultural diversity in accomplishing developmental tasks is emphasized.

Distribution Requirements: IP, SP.