International Perspectives in Developmental Psychology

Understanding human development in this era of global crises is more important than ever. This specialization focuses on human development throughout the world. You will learn how cultures impact human development; international perspectives on human development; and how current global crises such as terrorism, genocide, mass migration, and the influx of refugees impact development, including the physical and mental health of global populations.

Completion Requirements

  • 48 total quarter credits
    • Core courses (33 cr.)
    • Specialization courses (15 cr.)

This sequence represents the minimum credits to complete the program. The number of credits and the time to completion for the program may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 855-646-5286.

Courses

Quarter Course Code Course Credits
Quarter 1 Course Code DPSY 6002 Course Foundations for Graduate Study in Psychology Credits (3 cr.)
Quarter 1 Course Code DPSY 6111 Course Themes and Theories of Developmental Psychology Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 2 Course Code DPSY 6215 Course Lifespan Development Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 2 Course Code DPSY 6218 Course Gender and Human Development Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 3 Course Code DPSY 6121 Course Development in the Digital Age Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 3 Course Code RSCH 6100Y Course Research Theory, Design, and Methods Credits (4 cr.)
Quarter 4 Course Code DPSY 6701 Course Culture and Psychology Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 4 Course Code DPSY 6228 Course International Perspectives on Human Development Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 5 Course Code DPSY 6227 Course Development in an Era of Global Crisis Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 5 Course Code DPSY 6393 Course Capstone Credits (5 cr.)
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