HPS202 - Child and Adolescent Development
|Year||2018 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
Trimester 3: Cloud (online)
Trimester 2 Burwood and Waurn Ponds: Weekly 1 x 2 hour class; 1 x 2 hour seminar per fortnight;
Trimester 2 Warrnambool: Online independent and collaborative learning activities including Weekly 1 x 2 hour recorded class; 1 x 2 hour seminar per fortnight; weekly consultation via the Psychology Hub at Warrnambool;
Trimester 3 Cloud (online): Online independent and collaborative learning activities including Weekly 1 x 2 hour recorded class; 1 x 2 hour cloud (online) seminar per fortnight.
Campus students are required to attend practical classes
The unit addresses the study of several aspects of child development (cognitive, linguistic, social, emotional, biological, motor, moral, developmental disorders) from infancy to adolescence using a variety of theoretical orientations, and involves applying the processes of development to understand real-life problems.
Assessment task 1: Minor written assignment (1000 words) 20%
Assessment task 2: Major written assignment (1500 words) 40%
Assessment task 3: Examination (2 hours) 40%
There is no prescribed text for this unit. All readings will be provided via CloudDeakin.
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