HDEV 421 (Formerly 4110) & HDEV 413 (Formerly 4150) - Child Cognitive Development & Children in Families and Communities

Approval Status


Date Reviewed

January 2015

HDEV 421 (Formerly 4110) - Child Cognitive Development Theories, methods, and research findings in child cognitive development from the prenatal stage to age 12. Biological and genetic foundations of cognition, perception, mental representation, problem solving, reasoning, memory, metacognition, and social cognition.

HDEV 413 (Formerly 4150) - Children in Families and Communities Child development in a variety of familial, communal, and institutional settings. Issues of child abuse, divorce, foster care, and adoption. You must take BOTH of these courses to satisfy the Educational Psychology prerequisite.

Course Type

Upper Division