CFPY602-21W (C) Whole Year 2021

Child and Adolescent Development: Research, Contexts, and Applications

30 points

Start Date: Monday, 22 February 2021
End Date: Sunday, 14 November 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 21 March 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 27 August 2021


This course aims to provide an advanced understanding of child and adolescent development by focusing on issues and concerns that may affect children and families across multiple developmental contexts. Students will examine key developmental theories as applied to a range of topics and gain valuable research and critical thinking skills through case studies, literature reviews, and group presentations.


Subject to the approval of the Head of the School of Health Sciences


Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 16:00 - 18:00 Jack Erskine 244 22 Feb - 4 Apr
26 Apr - 6 Jun
19 Jul - 29 Aug
13 Sep - 24 Oct

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Myron Friesen


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Discussion Questions 20% Due dates are various throughout the first and second semester.
Case Study 20%
Literature Review 1 20%
Group Presentation 20% Various dates in second and fourth terms.
Literature Review 2 20%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,905.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see School of Health Sciences.

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