EDUC 526*(Formerly EDUC 563) - Overview of Adolescent Psychology

Approval Status


Date Reviewed

November 2019

This course provides an overview of theory and research on adolescent development aligned to the following domains: physical, cognitive, emotional, social, moral, and identity. Participants review how adolescents react to and cope with the influence of sociocultural context in society. In addition, participants analyze adolescent interactions with peers and family, gender and multicultural issues, and school and community settings.

Course Type

Upper Division