Course Information
Course Code PSYC 4P27
Course Title Developmental Psychopathology
Description Selected topics related to atypical child and adolescent development. Topics may include the study of intellectual disability, autism, ADHD, learning disorders, antisocial behaviours, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, substance abuse, personality disorders, and schizophrenia. Emphasis on understanding disorders at multiple levels of analysis (biological, cognitive, social) and within various ecological contexts (individual, peer, family, community, culture).
Course Format Lectures, seminar, 3 hours per week.
Restrictions open to PSYC (single or combined) majors and minors until date specified in Registration guide. Students must have a minimum of 8.0 overall credits or 3.0 PSYC credits above PSYC 1F90.
Prerequisite(s) PSYC 1F90; PSYC 2P12, CHYS 2P10 or permission of the instructor.