Unformatted text preview: PSYC 335 SECM00M Exam 1 Study Guide: What is development? Psychology? Three goals of psychology? What are the domains in which we study child development? Does child development occur within each domain independently from the other domains? What time periods do we study regarding child development? Which time periods are especially marked by greater neurological (prenatal, infancy, toddlerhood), physical (prenatal, infancy, toddlerhood, childhood, adolescence) motor (infancy, toddlerhood, childhood), and socio-emotional growth (infancy, toddlerhood, childhood)? What is life-span developmental psychology? What are the 6 principles of life-span theory? Themes in child psychology: later skills build on prior more simplistic skills in an orderly sequence from simple to complex abilities, trajectories of development and individual differences/varying rates of development, inter-relatedness of domains Know the 3 forms of contextual influences on development (age-graded, history, non-normative)...
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This note was uploaded on 02/20/2012 for the course PSY 335 taught by Professor Cromer during the Spring '08 term at Syracuse.
- Spring '08