Lifespan Development for Health Professions

PSY214 (Liberal Arts) Lifespan Development for Health Professions 3 hrs. 3 crs. Human development from birth through the end of life. Review of theories of human growth and development with emphasis on a lifespan developmental perspective. Topics include intellectual growth, personal and social development, the relationship between physical and mental development, and major developmental tasks at each stage of the life cycle. Application to clinical issues will be emphasized. Preq: PSY 102. Not open to students with credit in PSY 215, PSY 216, or PSY 271. This course may not be substituted for PSY 215 in the Psychology major requirements. Students may be required to go on field trips. This course may be offered in a face-to-face or asynchronous online format.