Psychosocial Aspects of Human Development

PSY 236

Biological, cultural, behavioral, and social arenas of human development throughout the human life span, with emphasis on the comparison of socially constructed age groups. Examination of age groups in terms of their unique ethical values and challenges, as well as the social dilemmas caused by the extension of life expectancy. Psychosocial development between (1) men and women, (2) African Americans, Hispanics, Asians, and Caucasians, and (3) different socioeconomic strata.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • HUMANDEV 260
  • SOCIOL 260
Typically Offered
Spring Only