PY 1DV: DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY

Students will learn about basic concepts, theories and research studies in developmental psychology, and become acquainted with the methods, approaches and different perspectives of researchers in this field. By the end of the module, students should: • Have an awareness of the value of investigating the development of psychological phenomena; • Understand how views of children and development have changed over human history; • Know about key theories and studies relating to cognitive development; • Know about key theories and studies relating to social development.

Term(s) offered: Autumn term module; 10 [5 ECTS credits]
Credit: 1.5
General Education: [None]