PSY201: Child Psychology

Class Program
Credits 3
This course focuses on important aspects of physical, cognitive, social and emotional development, occurring from the prenatal period through middle childhood. The major theories of development, research methods and the important roles of genetics and neuroscience are discussed. Emphasis is placed on the role of early experiences and biological factors in the later formation of personality, intellectual, and emotional behaviors.
Prerequisite Courses
Semester Offered
Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.