Term: 2 Semesters
Accomodated/Modified Available: No
Human Growth and Development guides the student through the biological, physical, social, and emotional development of humans. The course is structured to explore growth and development at various life stages. The first Module analyzes stages of prenatal development, prenatal care and nutrition, and genetics. The course continues by exploring sequential human growth stages such as infants, early childhood, adolescence, and early, middle, and late adulthood. Each Module contains hands-on projects, equipping the student to dig deeper into topics such as psychosocial and emotional development while speaking directly to individuals in these various life stages. The course explores theories of development, societal and cultural influences, and concludes by analyzing growing career opportunities in human development.
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