PSYC 211 - Developmental Psychology

The psychological development of the human being from conception through dying and death. An examination of the psychological process associated with the major developmental stages.


Credits: 3


Hours: 45 (Lecture Hours: 3)


Total Weeks: 15


PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology I and PSYC 102 Introduction to Psychology II


Non-Course Prerequisites:





Course Content:
- Basic Concepts and Methods
- Infancy and Early Childhood
- Middle Childhood and Adolescence
- Early and Middle Adulthood

- Late Adulthood and the End of Life


Learning Outcomes:

This course will provide the student with an introduction to research and theory pertaining to the development of people throughout the lifespan. Students completing this course will have a basic understanding of the physical, emotional and social developments through the lifespan necessary to serve as a counselor, social worker or school teacher.


Grading System: Letters


Passing Grade: D (50%)


Percentage of Individual Work: 100


Textbooks are subject to change.  Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.