Genesis University (formerly Association for Hebraic Studies Institute) | Evaluated Learning Experience
Adolescent Development (EDU 365)
Distance learning course administered through Genesis University.
September 2016 - Present.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: explain the physical development of adolescents; explain the cognitive and Intellectual development of adolescents; explain the social and moral development of adolescents; summarize the identity and self-perceptions of adolescents; understand the impact families have on adolescents; describe the impact technology and media have on adolescents; analyze the impact peers have on adolescents; explain how motivation can support adolescents in the classrooms; and summarize the mental health, coping strategies, and problems that adolescents encounter.
Topics include: adolescent development; physiological and physical development; theories of cognitive development; social and moral development; factors influencing identity and behavior; family dynamics; technology and media in the lives of adolescents; motivation; and mental health issues and concerns.
In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Education, Elementary Education, Secondary Education, Psychology, or Adolescent Psychology (9/16).