Feb 29, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Calendar Mount Royal University 
2023-2024 Academic Calendar Mount Royal University

CHST 3103 - Child Development and Plasticity

Credit(s): 3
Lecture Hour(s): 3
Lecture Hours Schedule Type: Blended, Lecture, Online
This course will explore the emerging theories of early and adolescent brain development and the implications for human development across the life span. Topics will include: early and adolescent brain development, brain plasticity, adverse childhood experiences, resiliency in the face of risk, and parenting perspectives. This course will build on previous courses in development and support students to apply this knowledge to their work with diverse children and families and in knowledge dissemination.

Prerequisite(s): One of ELCC 1209 or​ ELCC 2209  or PSYC 3351  or PSYC 3355 .