PSH 446 Cognitive Development (A)

Prerequisites: PSH 301 & PSH 341 or PSH 352 & PSH 322 or PSH 351 & PSH 331 or PSH 332 & PSH 384 & PSH 334 or PSH 486.

This capstone course explores the development of cognitive processes during infancy and childhood across various areas of psychology in a writing- intensive, low-enrollment seminar. Important theoretical claims, past and present empirical findings, and research methods of relevant topics including perceptual development, memory, language, and social cognition will be critically evaluated. 3 Cr.