PSYC213 Lifespan Developmental Psychology

Updated: 14 April 2009
Credit Points 6
Responsible Campus Teaching Period Mode of Study
Armidale Semester 2 Off Campus
Online level Level C - Internet access required
Intensive School(s)
Start Finish Attendance Notes
19 September 2009 21 September 2009 Mandatory None
Supervised Exam There is a UNE Supervised Examination held at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled.
Pre-requisites PSYC101 and PSYC102
Co-requisites None
Restrictions PSYC313
Notes None
Combined Units None
Coordinator(s) Dianne Shanley (
Unit Description

This unit, on the psychology of the developing person, will cover the social-emotional, perceptual, cognitive, and behavioural changes that occur during the life span. The unit is presented via lectures and additional seminars, required class practicals and/or experiments.

Prescribed Material


Note: Students are expected to purchase prescribed material. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.

Looking Forward Through the Lifespan

ISBN: 9781741031508
Peterson, C., Pearson Education 4th ed. 2004

Text refers to: Semester 2, Off Campus

Writing for Psychology

ISBN: 9780170128544
O'Shea, R.P., Thomson 5th ed. 2006

Note: An Interactive Approach to Writing Essays and Research Reports in Psycholgy by Burton (ISBN 9780470811238) is to be used after 2007. O'Shea is to be used if purchased prior to 2007.

Text refers to: Semester 2, Off Campus

Disclaimer Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.