Growth and development of the child from conception through adolescence; influences of family, peers, and schools.
Course Outline: 
Lesson 1: Child Development Theories
Lesson 2: Research Methods and Critical Thinking
Lesson 3: Prenatal Development and Birth
Lesson 4: Infants, Toddlers, and Physical Development
Lesson 5: Cognitive Development
Lesson 6: Information Processing and Intelligence
Lesson 7: Language Development
Lesson 8: Emotional Development
Lesson 9: Moral Development
Lesson 10: Self and Gender
Lesson 11: Peers, Media, and Schooling
Lesson 12: The Family