LIFESPAN DEVELOPMENT

PSY* 201

This course will provide an overview and introduction to the study of
development through the lifespan. Genetic and environmental influences on
the biological, cognitive, and social aspects of development from conception to
death will be examined. Students will gain an understanding and appreciation
for the complexities of development by investigating prominent theories,
research studies, issues of diversity, and global perspectives within lifespan
development. Prerequisite: PSY* 111.