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Human development and family studies minor in gerontology gain a better understanding of the aging process, including the biological, psychological, and social aspects of adult development and aging with an optional gerontology minor. Social development theory attempts to explain qualitative changes in the structure and framework of society, that help the society to better realize aims and objectives development can be defined in a manner applicable to all societies at all historical periods as an upward ascending movement featuring greater levels of energy, efficiency, quality, productivity, complexity, comprehension. The department of human development and family studies contributes to the well-being of individuals and families across the life course and in diverse contexts by generating knowledge by preparing specialists for research, teaching, leadership, and professional practice and by strengthening the interconnections of research, practice, and policy. The bachelor of science degree in human development and family studies offers an interdisciplinary approach to individual and family development across the lifespan, providing opportunities for students to study how people develop physically, emotionally and socially within the context of the family and society. Start studying human growth and development: family and society throughout the lifespan and personality and emotions learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.
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Kent state university catalog 2018-2019 1 human development and family studies - ma college of education, health and human ser vices. Welcome to the department of human development and family studies our students and faculty change lives by helping children and families thrive and flourish, strengthening individuals, families, and communities, discovering and applying new knowledge, and preparing the next generation of professionals to serve and lead. Whether you are a parent now or are planning to become one in the future, studying human development can teach you a great deal about your children in addition to learning things that can help make you a better parent, you can gain greater insight into how your children behave, think, learn, and feel.
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