Unit 9 - Developmental Psychology

Unit 9 Developmental Psychology

Kohlberg's Moral Development

Developmental Psychology - Kohlberg

Unit 9 - True False Review

Unit 9 Development Psychology True or False Review KEY

HARVARD CENTRE ON THE DEVELOPING CHILD

InBrief The Science of Neglect.mp4


InBrief The Science of Resilience.mp4


InBrief The Impact of Early Adversity on Children's Development.mp4


InBrief How Resilience is Built.mp4


InBrief What is Resilience.mp4


InBrief The Science of Early Childhood Development.mp4


InBrief The Foundations of Lifelong Health.mp4


InBrief Executive Function Skills for Life and Learning.mp4


InBrief Early Childhood Program Effectiveness.mp4


InBrief Early Childhood Mental Health.mp4


UNIT OVERVIEW

Module 45

Developmental Psychology’s Major Issues

• What is the relative contribution of nature and nurture to our lives?

• Does development occur in stages or as a continuous flow from one level to another?

• As we develop, do we generally stay the same or do we experience significant change?

Prenatal Development and the Newborn

• What are some important factors to healthy prenatal and newborn development?

Module 46

Brain Development

• What can parents to do to help their children use their brain to aid in its development?

Motor Development

• If infants experience milestones in the same sequence, but not the same timing, what does that tell us about human development?

Brain Maturation and Infant Memory

• How important are our earliest memories and experience on our current lives?

Module 47

Piaget’s Theory and Current Thinking

• Why is Piaget’s theory so important?

An Alternative Viewpoint: Lev Vygotsky’s Scaffolding

• Why is Vygotsy’s theory important to our understanding of development?

Reflecting on Piaget’s Theory

• What important points can we learn from Piaget and Vygotsky?

Eriksons Stages of Psychosocial Development Theory & Examples - Video & Lesson Transcript Study.com.mp4
Unit 9 - Module 45 Teratogens.mp4

Module 46 Project

Access the All Psych website to gather information about:

Access the Brain HQ website to gather information about:

Unit 9 - Module 46 Major Developmental Milestones.mp4
Unit 9 - Module 47 Schemas, Assimilation and Accommodation.mp4

Module 48

Infancy and Childhood: Social Development

Origins of Attachment

• Why is becoming attached to someone else important?

Attachment Differences:

Temperament and Parenting

• How do temperament and parenting influence our development?

Deprivation of Attachment

• How influential can deprivation of attachment be to a person?

Day Care

• What qualities should people look for in a day care?

Self-Concept

• How is self-concept different from self-esteem?

Parenting Styles

• What factors about parenting influence future behaviour in children?

Culture and Child Raising

• How do child-raising practices vary between cultures?

Module 49

Gender Development

How Are We Alike? How Do We Differ?

• How do people of different genders handle situations in similar ways?

• How do people of different genders handle situations in different ways?

• Are these differences important?

The Nurture of Gender: Our Culture

• How much influence does culture have on your gender role?

Module 50

Parents, Peers and Early Experience

Parents and Early Experiences

• How much credit or blame do parents deserve for their children’s behaviour and life outcomes?

Peer Influence

• How do peers influence your gender role?

Module 48 Project

Access Open Textbook BC to gather information about:

Access the APA's website to gather information about:

Unit 9 - Module 48 Attachment Styles and Parenting.mp4

Module 49 Project

Access the All Psych website to gather information about:

Access the Brain HQ website to gather information about:

Unit 9 - Module 46 Major Developmental Milestones.mp4

Module 50 Project

Watch the videos below and gather information about:

  • Gender Differences in Adolescent Development
  • Gender Identity in Adolescent Development
  • Under the Impact ofGender Differences in Social Development
Understanding the Impact of Gender Differences in Social Development - Video & Lesson Transcript Study.com.mp4
Gender Identity in Adolescent Development - Video & Lesson Transcript Study.com.mp4
Gender Differences in Adolescent Development - Video & Lesson Transcript Study.com.mp4

Gender Development

GenderDevelopment.mp4

Module 51

Adolescence: Physical and Cognitive Development

Cognitive Development

• How do adolescents think differently from children and adults?

Module 52 Adolescence: Social Development and Emerging Adulthood

Forming an Identity

• How does one form an identity?

• How important is it for adolescents to form an identity?

Parent and Peer Relationships

• Who has more influence on a person’s behaviour and choices: parents or peers?

Emerging Adulthood

• Is the development of emerging adulthood a good or bad thing?

Module 53

Sexual Development

Sexual Orientation

• What has research taught us about sexual orientation?

Module 54

Adulthood: Physical, Cognitive and Social Development

Physical Development

• Is adulthood only a time of physical deterioration?

Cognitive Development

• How do adults change cognitively as they age?

Social Development

• Do adults have a social life? How is it similar and different from an adolescent’s social life?

Unit Articles

Unit Videos

Crash Course Episode #18 - The Growth Knowledge

Crash Course Episode #19 - Monkeys and Mortality

Cognitive Development

CognitiveDevelopment.mp4

Prenatal Development

PrenatalDevelopment.mp4