Module Identifier ED10210  
Academic Year 2000/2001  
Co-ordinator Professor Paul Ghuman  
Semester Semester 1  
Co-Requisite Prospective Honours students select three other modules chosen from: ED10310, ED10410, ED10510, ED10610.No co-requisites for other students.  
Course delivery Lecture   10 Hours  
  Seminars / Tutorials   5 Hours  
Assessment Exam   2 Hours   75%  
  Continuous assessment   Assignment of 2,000 words   25%  
Further details  

Brief description

This module introduces students to the methods of child study, child-care practices, and the developmental psychology of Piaget.


The lectures are based on the following topics:

The tutorials provide opportunities to discuss and investigate in greater detail themes from the lectures.

Reading Lists
Atkinson L R. et al (1993) Introduction to Psychology. London: Halcourt Brace)
Hayes, N. (1994) Foundations of Psychology. London, Routledge