PSYC3530-A Adolescent Psychology/Devlopmt    (Spring 2013)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details

Section will be taught as a combination of online and in class meetings. There are regularly scheduled class meeting times as well as significant online interaction and assignments. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account.
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Session, Dates: 1 (01/14/2013 - 05/04/2013)

Days: R

Time: 03:30 - 04:45 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 201

Seats Available: 1 Seat!

Credits: 3

The following additional fees apply to this section:   Partially Online Fee : $90.00

Course Description

Adolescent Psychology will explore adolescent development as it occurs in within various contexts, the family, peers, family, school, and the wider culture. Within each context, cognitive, emotional, self, social, and moral development will be considered. A variety of theoretical perspectives will be used to approach the subject. In order to better understand the adolescent, a variety of topics will be considered, including historical and contemporary perspectives, physical processes, sexuality, gender issues, values, identity achievement and culture. Specific attention will be devoted to problems which may develop in adolescent development and how educators and parents can identify and work with these adolescents.

Prerequisite: PSYC1010

About The Instructor

Elizabeth Ventura, Ph.D.
Part-Time Faculty
 Social Sciences

ventura@rmu.edu
412-397-4200 phone
Hale Center 305

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