Thank you for visiting us. We are currently updating our shopping cart and regret to advise that it will be unavailable until September 1, 2014. We apologise for any inconvenience and look forward to serving you again.

Wiley
Wiley.com
Print this page Share

A Guide to Teaching Development Psychology

ISBN: 978-1-4051-5781-0
280 pages
October 2008, Wiley-Blackwell
A Guide to Teaching Development Psychology (140515781X) cover image
Part of the Blackwell Series on Teaching Psychological Science, this practical, hands-on guide shares ideas, tips, and strategies for effectively teaching lifespan developmental psychology to undergraduates.
  • Provides a unique wealth of concrete suggestions and a clear roadmap for successfully teaching developmental psychology
  • Links chapters to major areas of a lifespan development course, including Research Methods, Teaching Infant Development, and Teaching Adolescent Development
  • Offers practical, hands-on tips for novice teachers and experienced instructors alike
  • Includes sample syllabi and lecture outlines, reading quizzes, critical thinking assignments, and references for helpful videotapes and websites
See More
Series Editors’ Preface.

Preface.

Acknowledgements.

1. Developing the Course.

2. Contexts of Development: Research Methods.

3. Prenatal Development; Labor and Delivery.

4. Infant Development.

5. Early Childhood Development.

6. Middle Childhood Development.

7. Adolescent Development.

8. Young Adult Development.

9. Middle Adult and Older Adult Development.

10. Death and Dying.

References.

Author Index.

Subject Index.

See More
Elizabeth Brestan Knight is Associate Professor of Psychology at Auburn University. She teaches undergraduate Introduction to Psychology, Developmental Psychology, and Health Psychology, and has taught Child Psychopathology and Child Therapy at the graduate level. In 2005, Brestan Knight was named the Lanier Professor of Psychology.

Ember L. Lee received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley and her master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Auburn University. She is currently enrolled in the Clinical Psychology doctoral program with an emphasis in Child Clinical Psychology at Auburn University.

See More
· Provides a unique wealth of concrete suggestions and a clear roadmap for successfully teaching developmental psychology

· Links chapters to major areas of a lifespan development course, including Research Methods, Teaching Infant Development, and Teaching Adolescent Development

· Offers practical, hands-on tips for novice teachers and experienced instructors alike

· Includes sample syllabi, critical thinking assignments, and references for helpful videotapes and websites

See More
"The book provides numerous useful ideas for topics, course structuring, activities, and logistical issues for instructors teaching a life-span human development course. It will be especially useful to individuals who have not taught this course before or have taught it infrequently."
Nancy Eisenberg, Arizona State University
See More
Buy Both and Save 25%!
+

A Guide to Teaching Development Psychology (US $47.95)

-and- Cyberbullying: Bullying in the Digital Age, 2nd Edition (US $26.95)

Total List Price: US $74.90
Discounted Price: US $56.17 (Save: US $18.73)

Buy Both
Cannot be combined with any other offers. Learn more.

Related Titles

Back to Top