GPSA507 Human Development: Thru the Lifespan from Birth to Death (Life Span/Survey Course) (3 credits)

GPSA507 Human Development: Thru the Lifespan from Birth to Death (Life Span/Survey Course) (3 credits)

Wednesday | 7:10-9:30pm GPSA507/ Human Development: Through the Lifespan from Birth to Death, Lapides (Main) 

This course focuses on the vicissitudes of human development through the life span and within intrapsychic, biological, family, environmental and cultural context. How the individual approaches developmental tasks or copes with challenges of inner and outer reality, from conception through old age, is reflected in his/her sense of self and is manifested in behavior and life choices. The maturational tasks of adapting and coping that enable growth over the lifespan are examined