Adolescent Development - PSYC 0203


Westfield State University

Credits: 3

Subject Area(s): Psychology

Credential(s): Bachelor's Degree, Bachelor’s Completion Degrees


Focuses on the scientific study of the biological, cognitive, social and emotional changes that occur during adolescence, and how development is impacted by sociocultural contexts.  This includes the examination of topics such as puberty, identity formation, self-management, sexuality, family relationships, peer relationships, moral development and decision-making.  This course will also discuss contemporary challenges facing adolescents.  The objective is to deepen students’ understanding of adolescence as a developmental period.

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Adolescent Development Online Offerings

Course Section Time Instructor Format Start Date End Date
003-10443Shelley, L100% Online2023-09-052023-12-21
501-10909Shelley, L100% Online2023-09-052023-12-21
501-10017Shelley, L100% Online2023-05-222023-06-30

Adolescent Development Associated Programs

Program ID Name Subject Area(s) Percent Online
PSYCPsychologyHuman Services, Psychology, Interdisciplinary/General Studies100

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