|Department of Counselling and Psychology Course Outline|
|Course Title||Advanced Developmental Psychology|
|Number of Credits||3|
|Duration of Weeks||15|
|Contact Hours Per Week||3 hours|
|Pre-requisite Course(s)||PSY120 Lifespan Developmental Psychology|
This course aims to broaden students' knowledge on developmental psychology as well as training the ability to critique on existing research. A student-oriented seminar approach will be adopted. Through presentations and class participation, students are encouraged to apply their knowledge onto local, practical issues.
|Course Intended Learning Outcomes (CILOS)||
This course helps students to:
1. Broaden knowledge on selected developmental psychology topics with updated findings
2. Apply developmental psychological knowledge in real life issues
3. Critically review research studies or theories in developmental psychology
4. Evaluate on current issues based on developmental psychology theories and recent research.
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