Lesson Outlines

Dates
Topic
Jan 15
Introductions and Course Overview
Research Topics & Group Development
Introduction to Child and Adolescent Development
Jan 17
Locating and Reporting Child Development Research
Jan 22
Genetics & Prenatal Development
Jan 24
Birth and Newborns
Jan 29
Infancy and Toddlerhood: Physical Development
Jan 31
Infancy and Toddlerhood: Cognitive Development
Feb 5
Infancy and Toddlerhood: Social and Emotional Development
Feb 7
Exam 1
Feb 12
Early Childhood: Physical Development
Feb 14
Early Childhood: Physical Development
Feb 19
Early Childhood: Cognitive Development
Feb 21
Early Childhood: Cognitive Development
Group #1:
Feb 26
Early Childhood: Emotional and Social Development
Feb 28
Early Childhood: Emotional and Social Development
Group #2:
March 5
Exam 2
March 7
Middle Childhood: Physical Development
Group #3:
March 12
No Class: Spring Break
March 14
No Class: Spring Break
March 19
Middle Childhood: Physical Development
March 21
Middle Childhood: Cognitive Development
Group #4:
March 26
Middle Childhood: Cognitive Development
March 28
Middle Childhood: Emotional and Social Development
Group #5:
April 2
Middle Childhood: Emotional and Social Development
April 4
Exam 3
April 9
Adolescence: Physical Development
April 11
Adolescence: Physical Development
Group #6:
April 16
Adolescence: Cognitive Development
April 18
Adolescence: Cognitive Development
Group #7:
April 23
Adolescence: Emotional and Social Development
April 25
Adolescence: Emotional and Social Development
April 30
Review and Final Thoughts
May 7
Exam 4, Exam time is from 8:00-10:30