2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog


PSYC 40443 Child Development in a Cultural Context

Prerequisite: PSYC 10213, or 10514 or 10524. This course will study child and adolescent development from a cross-cultural perspective. Topics include cross-cultural differences in historical conceptualizations of children, current government policies aimed at children and families, classroom learning, parenting (including the role of fathers) and differences in infants' temperaments.