Fall 2017 Class Schedule (SCC)



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FCS 324    Human Development: A Life Span    3 Units

Same As: PSYC 370
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 and ENGRD 110, or ESLW 340 and ESLR 340; and ESL 114 with grades of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Students will study the physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development of humans from conception through the life span. Emphasis will be placed on the theoretical and practical application of developmental principles including atypical aspects of development. Major developmental theories concerning life span development will be studied. Topics from conception to death will be presented including: conception, prenatal development, including prenatal developmental complications, physical, cognitive, social, emotional developmental, and developmental issues. Included in these broad developmental areas are learning, brain development, personality, morality, and societal influences on development. Atypical development and challenges to optimal development will be included. The course also examines end of life issues and bereavement. This is a foundational course for careers in the educational, social, psychological, and medical fields. Students may receive credit for FCS 324 or PSYC 370, but not both. (C-ID PSY 180)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC N.Lorenz             West Sac WSC 114         16976 
Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

TBA       TBA             LEC A.Strimling          Off Campus Online        20204 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 20204 - as of 05/05/17
Online Class. For orientation information please contact the instructor at strimla@scc.losrios.edu A computer with internet access is required in this class. Enrolled students (and students wishing to add) must visit the instructor's web site at http://www.scc.losrios.edu/amystrimling/orientation-fcs-324/
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Fall 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: October 30, 2017