HSH206 - Human Development and Healthy Families
|Year||2016 unit information|
Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), CBD*, Cloud (online)
Desirable to be taking or have completed HSH105
Campus: 1 x 2 hour seminar per week
Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin
*CBD refers to Institute of Koorie Education – Community Based Delivery
This unit introduces students to human growth and development in the context of family, household and community environments. It explores factors affecting growth and development and provides an overview of biosocial, physical, cognitive and psychosocial development across the lifespan. The unit is underpinned by an ecological perspective and explores the interactions and interdependencies between individuals, families and households, the community, and society as they impact on development. Additionally, this unit considers the many issues which have the potential to enhance or inhibit human development across the lifespan.
Assessment task 1: Reflective Practice Journal (2000 words) 40%
Assessment task 2: Group assignment (equivalent to 1500 words) 40%
Assessment task 3: Cloud (online) test (20 questions) 20%
Sigelman, CK, Rider, EA & De George-Walker, L, 2016, Life Span Human Development - second Australian and New Zealand edition, Cengage Learning Australia, South Melbourne, Australia.