Advanced Laboratory in Developmental Psychology

This course examines the application of the scientific method to the study of developmental phenomena in the field of psychology, with an emphasis on the social and cognitive domains. Students will learn about methodological issues encountered in developmental research and gain experience in searching for, reading, and discussing empirical work in the field. Students will apply their knowledge and skills by conducting a semester-long research project that will be presented in oral, written, and poster form at the end of the semester.