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HDFS 005 – Human Development

Credits: 3.00

Course Description: A comprehensive survey of life span individual and family development within social and historical context.

Section Description: HDFS 005 is an interdisciplinary course that surveys normal human development from conception through death. We will look at physical, intellectual, and interpersonal changes across the life cycle. We will examine the major influences on development and the relationships among the several aspects of development. Often taught as a large lecture course in the fall and spring, the summer HDFS 005 class is limited to 20 students. This summer you will have the opportunity to engage with the material through collaborative learning projects, readings, and class discussion. This is a unique opportunity to connect with you peers and instructor to develop a multifaceted understand of the human experience. This 3-credit course runs Tuesday, May 21-Thursday, June 13. It will meet Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:00 AM -12:45 PM. There will be hourly breaks.

CRN: 60341

Section: Z1

Enrolled/Seats: 5/20

Days Time Location
TWR 09:00 - 12:45 WATERMAN BLDG 458

Instructor(s): Devon Christine Voake

Meeting Dates: 20 May 2013 - 14 Jun 2013