Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2010/2011
Canadian Excellence

PS875
Advanced Seminar in Cognitive Developmental Psychology
0.5 Credit

This seminar will focus on contemporary research in cognitive development, focusing on both theory and research. Students will gain familiarity with theories related to cognitive development, and understand how these theories evolved and how current theories are employed in the literature today. Students will understand current issues in the field of cognitive development and will gain knowledge of how theories of cognitive development are currently being applied in educational and legal fields. Some readings of classic/historical texts to understand the history of theory development will also be considered.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
PS675 - Seminar in Developmental Psychology or equivalent