* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).
This Unit will give you a detailed insight of human development within an education paradigm wherein we will specially explore the following core ideas:
Human psychology within chronological age (e.g. critical points and/or stages/transitions),
Recognising/articulating and quantifying change/growth (social, emotional, physical and cognitive) across the Lifespan,
Human development as an interplay between idiosyncrasies, bio- behavioural aspects, environmental forces and socio-cultural influences, and
Understand human development and seminal learning theories within an Educational context.
Essay Paper(40%) and Final Exam (60%)
Lectures 2hrs and Tutorial (1hr) x 13 weeks. Online: fully online with weekly readings and activities.
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Web dependent - L,W Some parts of this unit will be taught online
Fully online - H,I,N,O This unit is taught entirely online
Resource supported teaching & learning - H,L,W,I,N,O Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.