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Title: Introduction to Lifespan Development


1
Introduction to Lifespan Development
  • Carolyn R. Fallahi, Ph. D.

2
Human Development
  • Definition The scientific study of how people
    change and stay the same over time.
  • Two types of changes
  • Quantitative
  • Qualitative

3
Human Development
  • Some things are consistent some things are not.
  • Some aspects of human development are more
    predictive than others.

4
Human Development
  • Goal
  • To describe human development
  • To explain
  • To predict
  • To possibly modify

5
Human Development
  • Five aspects of development
  • Physical Development
  • Intellectual or Cognitive Development
  • Personality Development
  • Social Development
  • Moral Development

6
Human Development
  • Major Development in Eight Periods of the
    Lifespan
  • Prenatal
  • Infancy and Toddlerhood (B-3)
  • Early Childhood (3-6)
  • Middle childhood (6-12)
  • Adolescence (12-20)
  • Young Adulthood (20-40)
  • Middle Age (40-65)
  • Late Adulthood (65 and up)

7
Human Development
  • Issue of average
  • Issue of individual differences
  • Things that can influence development
  • Heredity
  • environment

8
Human Development
  • Normative age-graded influences
  • Normative history-graded influences
  • Nonnormative life events

9
Human Development
  • Timing of Influences Critical periods
  • Example
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