ED 2500 - Human Development: Applications in Education

This course traces the psychological and social development of human beings from conception through adolescence, with specific emphasis on applications in the field of education. Consideration is given to those factors which facilitate or inhibit normal progress in the areas of physical, emotional, social, intellectual, and moral development. Attention is also given to the development of the self-concept for purpose of helping students to become more aware of themselves and of their relationships with others. Students are required to observe human beings at different stages of development in a variety of cultural settings.

Credits: 3 hours

When Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer I

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