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What’s covered on the exam Introduction & Why study development: Pages 1-37 Discuss the major themes of developmental psychology Textbook: Consider the reasons to study development Describe the important historical foundations for the study of child development Research Methods: Pages 1-37 Describe & evaluate different methods for gathering data Contrast case studies, correlation designs, and experimental research designs Contrast different methods for studying development Consider the difficulties in conducting research with infants Discuss common methodologies used to study infants Textbook: Discuss ethical considerations in studying child development Biological Foundations Pages 85-126 Explain how genetics and epigenetics influence development ID/describe 4 major processes of brain development Contrast experience-expectant + experience dependent processes Textbook: Define behavioural genetics & describe common methodologies used
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