2021-2022 Graduate Academic Catalog

EAGSR 8206 Developmental Science

This course provides an overview of some of the traditional and contemporary theoretical perspectives of various scholars in developmental science. These scholars include early pioneers such as Vygotsky and Piaget, and contemporary theorists such as Paul van Geert, Richard Lerner, Willis Overton, and Esther Thelen. The course will focus on the development of individuals, as students will discuss how to examine and understand the uniqueness of individual development in real-life contexts.




For Ph.D. or CAGS students only.