PSY 509 - Human Development

Approval Status


Date Reviewed

March 2021

This course focuses on the development of the individual from conception to death. Major developmental theories, milestones, processes, and influences are covered. Research findings that bear on these topics are examined. Growth and development are viewed as products of interacting biological, psychological, and social factors. The risks and opportunities in the developing person’s social environment as well as the application of theories and research findings are emphasized.

Course Type

Upper Division