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PSY 290

Developmental Psychology

This course centers on the scientific study of biosocial, cognitive, and psychosocial development across the lifespan. The fundamental issues in the field of development will be introduced and a person-context perspective will be emphasized throughout the course. Developmental principles that extend beyond specific domains or periods of psychological development will be underscored. Specific topics include the development of emotion, perception, gender, identity, cognition, language, psychopathology, and the brain.Prerequisite: PSY 100.

Distribution Area Prerequisites Credits
PSY 100 1 course

Fall Semester information

Matt Hertenstein

290B: Developmental Psychology

Spring Semester information

Matt Hertenstein

290A: Developmental Psychology