Personality and Social Development of Children

Personality and Social Development of Children


This major studies the development of personality and behavior in children. By learning a combination of perspectives in psychology, sociology, and education, the student will gain a better understanding of how children experience mental development. The student will observe toddlers every week to analyze their behaviors and memory capacities. This major will study the effects of abuse on the mental development of children.

Related Courses:

SOC 206 – Sociology of the Family

SOC 212 – Deviance, Diversity, and Difference

SOC 302 – Research Methods

SOC 306 – Introduction to Sociological Theory

PSY 205 – Introduction to Statistics

PSY 214 – Social Psychology

PSY 225 – Developmental Psychology

PSY 221 – Basic Dynamics of Personality

ED 209 – Social Foundations of Education

ED 201 – Educational Psychology

ED 331 – Developmental Reading Instructions

IDS 464 – Individualized Study-Research

Graduation year: 2004