Apr 20, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

PSYC 209 - Child Psychology

Credit Hours 3
Lecture: 3 Lab: 0
IAI GECC Number S6 903
This course is designed to introduce students to theory and research on the biological, physical, social, and cognitive development of the human child from conception to adolescence. Topics may include genetic factors, prenatal development, neurobiolgical approaches, physical development, cognitive processes, language acquisition, emotional and social maturation, and the contextual influences on development. Deviations from normal child development will be highlighted. Prerequisite:  , with a minimum grade of C.