This course will provide a survey of the primary biological events mechanisms and underpinnings of human development from conception through aging. It will use case studies human clinical and laboratory research papers to enrich and illustrate key points related to human developmental milestones. A significant emphasis will be placed on understanding developmental disabilities and adult-onset degenerative disorders and also in relating biological events to an individual's larger psychosocial functioning. Students will also improve professional communication skills through discussions writing and revision.
- Price $936 per credit hour (2017-18 AY)
3 credit hours
This 15 week course requires students to spend approximately 9 hours a week on course work.
- A prerequisite of MEDS-422 or equivalent courses.
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