96 credit points of first year core ABSW units. For HBSD students only - 96 credit points of First Year core HBSD units.
|1.||Demonstrate an understanding of human development from infancy through to old age, using different theoretical perspectives;|
|2.||Reflect on personal experiences in light of human development theory; and|
|3.||Demonstrate a developing critical awareness of human development from a variety of cultural perspectives.|
|Test||Quizzes (900 word equivalent) (2x15mins)||20%|
|Presentation||Group presentation and individual reflection (15mins)||30%|
|Essay||Critical analysis of selected topic (1,800 word equivalent)||50%|
A critical approach to human growth and development 1st ed.
Nicolson, Paula. (2014)
Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
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