Psychology 200 Human Growth and Development

PSY 200--Human Growth and Development (3 credit hours) is the study of human physical and psychological change and stability from a lifespan development perspective. Prerequisite or co-requisite: ENG 102. This 16-week course is divided into eight separate modules.
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Eastern New Mexico University Branch Campus Ruidoso
lifespan development, premature birth, neonatal intensive care unit, Piaget's Theory of Cognitive Development, Vygotsky, blended families, ADHD, adolescents, early adulthood, stress and health, middle adulthood, late adulthood

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  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
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16 Weeks: 3 to 6 hours per week.
English (United States)
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