PSYC 9560 PROSEMINAR: DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY (3 credits)
A survey of developmental processes across the life-span, with a particular emphasis on the interface of biological, cognitive and social influences. Theories of human development and issues pertaining to developmental processes are examined. The primary focus in the course is on the research literature pertaining to developmental psychology. Special emphasis is given to the role of context in development and to the topics of research methods, multicultural factors in development and social policy.
Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): Graduate standing. Not open to non-degree graduate students.