PSYCH 457 - Current Topics in Developmental Psychology
Section: 004 Biology, Brain and Behavior: The Developing Child
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Enforced Prerequisites:
One of the following: PSYCH 111, 112, 114, or 115.
Advisory Prerequisites:
PSYCH 250.
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This seminar will focus on how the environment "gets under the skin" of the developing child and influences both the biology and brain development. Current issues such as exposure from neighborhoods, parenting, and neurotoxins (e.g. lead) will be discussed with presentations by experts in these areas of research.

Reading of research papers will be the primary material for this class.

Course Requirements:

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Intended Audience:

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Class Format:

The class will be a discussion format where students will be active presenters of topics and participation in on-line forums and a 8-page final paper constitute the grade for the class.

PSYCH 457 - Current Topics in Developmental Psychology
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
26250
Open
30
20PSYCH Majors
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W 11:00AM - 2:00PM
002 (SEM)
P
24118
Open
30
20PSYCH Majors
-
MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
003 (SEM)
P
28012
Open
30
20PSYCH Majors
-
MW 4:00PM - 5:30PM
004 (SEM)
P
32311
Open
18
18PSYCH Majors
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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