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PSY* E202  - Child Psychology & Development
(Previously: PY 205)

Credits: 3 Elective Code: BS

Prerequisite: PSY* E111 or permission of the instructor

Presents a study of human development from conception to adolescence. Students are guided in the development of a scientific and objective attitude toward the interpretation of child behavior. They observe children and analyze their behavior in each of the following areas: motor, social, language, and emotional development. Other areas studied include methods of child study, the interacting influences of heredity and environment, the prenatal period, the neonate, physical growth, mental development, learning and personality.