Lifespan Developmental Psychology

Summer 2017 quarter (Second Session)

Taught by

cognitive psychology

This course will focus on milestones of human development from conception through death. We will consider the nature of physical, cognitive, and psychosocial development throughout the lifespan, addressing major theories and current research that explain how and why developmental change occurs. Some practical topics to be explored will include child rearing, learning disorders, adolescent rebellion, adult midlife crisis, and care giving for elderly parents. This course serves as a prerequisite for upper-division work and graduate school admission in psychology, social work, education, and health care.   

Program Details

Fields of Study



Summer Open

Location and Schedule

Campus Location


Time Offered


Advertised Schedule

6-10p Tue/Thu

Online Learning

No Required Online Learning