EDPY 616 Human Growth and Development

This course explores the different stages of human life (i.e., prenatal, infancy, childhood, adolescence, adulthood) and the biological, psychological and social changes occurring in individuals during these stages. Topics include theories of development; genetics and development; birth and the neonate; cognitive and brain development; early experience, attachment, motor and language development; social, sex-role and moral development; aging and death.