NYU Steinhardt

Human Development II: Application for Early Childhood Educators

  • Course Number: APSY-UE 0021
  • Hours: 30 + 15 fld
  • Units: 2
  • Description: Further analysis of research findings & theories of human development focusing on early childhood, & applied across various institutional contexts. Important issues include: language development, assessment of readiness to learn, separation from the family, peer relationships, aesthetic experiences. Developmentally appropriate consideration of abusive & dangerous environments, & of alcohol, tobacco & drug use will also be included. Direct application of theory & research is made through field-based inquiry & issue-based investigation.
  • Old Course Number: E63.0021