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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.

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