Module code: PSY223
- Semester 2: Weeks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12: Thursday 11 am - 1 pm
- Semester 2: Weeks 3: Thursday 2 pm - 4 pm
Contact: Prof Michael Pluess
Prerequisite: PSY115, PSY109, PSY121
This module surveys developmental psychology, covering human development across the whole life span but with a more detailed focus on development in the early years (infancy/childhood). The aim of the module is to introduce the key questions, theories, concepts, methodology, studies and research findings within developmental psychology, regarding different domains of psychological functioning including social, emotional, cognitive, and behavioural development. The module will also cover the prenatal period, physical, motor, and sensory development, learning theory, moral development, and development of the self (identity).
Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 85.0% Examination, 15.0% Coursework