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Child DevelopmentHDFS 31232020University of North TexasCollege of EducationDepartment of Educational PsychologyHDFS 3123.003Summer 2020Professor / Instructor Contact InformationDr. Daphne C. HarrisOffice location: ZoomOffice phone: (940) 565-2070Office hours: by appointment onlyEmail address:[email protected]Class meets: 100% OnlineTextbookLevine L.E. & Munsch, J. (2017).Child development: An active learning approach.Los Angeles: Sage Publications.Course DescriptionBasic principles of development and learning; physical, cognitive, language, social,and emotional development in childhood and adolescence (ages 3-18). There are noprerequisites.Course Learning ObjectivesThe learner will be able to…1.Discoverimportant influences that affect child development.2.Realizethe importance of the study of child development.3.Usetheories and research to guide practice when working with children.4.Recognizethe impact of culture upon child development, family interactions,and child rearing.5.Usecritical thinking and reflection to assess information, examine personalassumptions, and gain skills essential for lifelong learning.ASSIGNMENTS1.Course Quizzes (25 pts):There will be quizzes each week covering theprevious week’s material. Each quiz may be made up of a variety of testingformats, including multiple choice, true/false, matching, and fill-in-the- blank.Legitimate reasons for missing exams include serious medical, judicial, orpersonal events that prohibit you from taking the exam. If you miss any exam,you will be required to provide documentation to support the reason for your1Harris| University of North Texas
Child DevelopmentHDFS 31232020request for a makeup exam.Each quiz will be available Monday-Sunday @11:59 pm.2.Discussion Boards (27 points):You are randomly assigned to discussionboard groups to promote more interaction between you and your peers. You willneed to post your own response before you can read the response of others.Your initial post is due by Friday to earn full credit, if you post youroriginal post after that date, you will lose 50% of the points for theoriginal post.. You cannot post all of your responses on Sunday. Also, pleaseread the discussion board rubric before posting.The initial post is due byFriday at 11:59 PM and then reply to a minimum of two other posts bySunday at 11:59 PM.*****Please not the change of due dates for DiscussionBoard 5*************3.Course Assignment (100 points):You are to select one of the assignmentoptions for this course. This assignment will require you to apply, synthesize, andevaluate key aspects of child development. I will be grading your APA heavily, soplease take advantage of the resources provided. Look them over and make sureyou understand what is required. Direct quotes should be limited. I expect to seeyourknowledge and understanding of the course material fully integrated intoyour response. Assignments will be uploaded to Turnitin on Canvas.Allassignments are due by 6/28 @ 11:59 pmCOURSE GRADING:The total maximum points that can be earned are pts. The

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Developmental Psychology, Bankruptcy in the United States, University of North Texas

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