Theories of Developmental Psychology

Theories of Developmental Psychology

Study Cycle: 2

Lectures: 60

Seminars: 30

Tutorials: 15

ECTS credit: 7

Lecturer(s): asist. Petrovec Živa Manja, prof. dr. Svetina Matija, prof. dr. Zupančič Maja

Basic theoretical concepts; definitions and assumptions of theories; development, classifications, and functions of theories; concepts of change and structure in the developmental approaches; behavioral theories; cognitive theories of development; psychodynamic theories; bio-ecological developmental approach; information processing theories and conectionist approaches; theories of moral development; evolutionary developmental theories; psychosocial theories; socio-cognitive approaches; systemic developmental psychological theory; theories of developmental cycles.