2019-2020 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog 
    
    Aug 07, 2020  
2019-2020 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog

HLC508: Human Growth and Development

3 Credit(s)
The course is designed to broaden understanding of human growth and development across the life span with emphasis on the interwoven domains of development (physical, cognitive, social, spiritual, and emotional) and the contextual factors influencing each. Issues related to gender and culture are considered.  Particular attention is paid to the effect of the individual’s overall level of development in the counseling process and capacity for effective leadership.  Theoretical, practical, and research perspectives will be examined as they apply to the professions of counseling and leadership.