This course introduces the theories, concepts, research methods, and findings relevant to the study of human development throughout the life-span. Major developmental theories and issues are presented. Emphasis is placed on the integration of life-span principles and concepts into individual social contexts. The effects of heredity and environment, and ethical issues surrounding development are also presented. Students may take Theories of Counselling (CNSK 1403) OR Lifespan Development (CNSK 1404) for credit.
Course code: CNSK 1404
Length: 45.0 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.