PSC 3010 Lifespan Development

This course provides an overview of psychological development across a lifetime. Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  1. Identify the domains and periods of development throughout life (conception to death)
  2. Compare and contrast different theories of development and explain changes related to physical, cognitive, social, and emotional on these same areas of development.
  3. Describe variables underlying socio-economic status, racial, ethnic, and gender differences in lifespan development
  4. Apply developmental theories and research findings to current social and educational policies and events