PSYCH 4571: Psychology of Developmental Disabilities

August 7, 2017
Overview of developmental disabilities including causes, nature, and psychological characteristics; diagnosis and psychometric assessments; and behavioral, psycho-educational, and biological forms of prevention and intervention. 20-hr off-campus practicum req. Prereq: A grade of C- or above in 2220 and 2300.
Credit Hours: 

Meets the following Psychology Major Goals:

Knowledge Base in Psychology

  • Describe key concepts, principles, & overarching themes in psychology
  • Describe applications of psychology

Scientific Inquiry & Critical Thinking

  • Use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena
  • Demonstrate psychology information literacy

Ethical & Social Responsibility in a Diverse World

  • Adopt values that build community at local, national, & global levels


  • Demonstrate effective writing for different purposes

Professional Development

  • Refine project-management skills

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