HPS202 - Child and Adolescent Development
|Year||2016 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
Trimester 3: Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Merrilyn Hooley
Trimester 2 Campus: 1 x 2 hour class per week and 1 x 2 hour practical seminar per fortnight.
Trimester 3 Cloud (online): 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 apply the processes of development to understand real-life problems.
Assessment task 1: Minor written assignment (brief plus reflection 1000 words) 20%
Assessment task 2: Major written assignment (1500 words) 40%
Assessment task 3: Examination (2 hours) 40%