HPS772 - 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 Campus: 1 x 2 hour class per week, and 1 x 2 hour practical seminar per fortnight.
Trimester 2 and Trimester 3 Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin
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 assignment (brief plus reflection 1250 words) 20%
Assessment task 2: Major written assignment (1500 words) 40%
Assessment task 3: Examination (2 hours) 40%