HD 1170

HD 1170

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

Broad overview of theories, research, and issues in the study of human development during adolescence and emerging adulthood. Focuses on the major biological, cognitive, and social changes during adolescence; the psychosocial issues of adolescence, including identity, autonomy, intimacy, sexuality, achievement, and problems; and the contexts in which adolescent development occurs, particularly families, peer groups, schools, work, and popular culture. Discusses empirical research, theories, case studies of the lives of real adolescents, and, to a lesser degree, public policies.

When Offered Spring.

Distribution Category (SBA-HE)

Outcomes
  • Students demonstrate understanding of theories and research findings from psychology, sociology, and neuroscience, which apply to adolescence.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Summer Special Session 2. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1144HD 1170  LEC 001

    • MTWRFWarren Hall 151
    • Jul 15 - Aug 2, 2019
    • Carr, C

      Hritz, A

  • This Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=1939