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FAMR 230: Human Development (3 credits)

Course Description

This course provides students with theories of biological, cognitive, and psycho-social development from infancy to adulthood and with similarities and differences among individuals and their cultures. (3 hours lecture)

Recommended Preparation: PSY 100.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Compare and contrast the various theories of human development and behavior.
  • Describe biological, cognitive, and psychosocial development for each life-span period.
  • Investigate the existence of similarities, differences, and uniqueness in human development among individuals and their culture.
  • Apply human development theories and concepts to personal, social, educational, and occupational experiences.

Degrees and Certificates

For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page


Classes Offered


page last updated: April 28, 2014

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