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Human Growth and Development: Certificate Program

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You can earn a Human Growth and Development Certificate in as little as one week by studying the video lessons, printable transcripts and quizzes in this course. These materials are an excellent way to continue your education or to prepare for enrollment in an educational program.
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11 chapters in Human Growth and Development: Certificate Program

Ch 1. Theoretical Approaches to Human Growth and Development {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[3512].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Gender Differences: The Nature Versus Nurture Debate Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1846].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1846].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Human Growth and Development Theories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5300].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5300].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Freud's Psychoanalytic Theory on Instincts, Motivation, Personality & Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5301].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5301].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Erikson's Stages of Psychosocial Development: Theory & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[74].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[74].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Freud and Erikson's Approaches to Psychoanalytic Theory: Differences & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5302].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5302].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Classical Conditioning vs. Operant Conditioning: Differences and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5303].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5303].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Albert Bandura: Social-Cognitive Theory and Vicarious Learning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1850].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1850].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Piaget's Theory of Cognitive Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1829].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1829].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Bronfenbrenner's Ecological Systems Theory of Development: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5489].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5489].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Evolutionary Theory's Applications to Learning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5304].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5304].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Gottlieb's Epigenetic Psychobiological Systems Perspective: Concepts & Definitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5305].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5305].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Scientific Method Applications to Human Growth and Development Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7044].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7044].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Data Collection Methods for Human Growth and Development Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7045].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7045].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The True Experimental Research Design Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12522].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12522].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Research Designs: Quasi-Experimental, Case Studies & Correlational Research Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12523].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12523].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Importance of Understanding Research Methodology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12524].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12524].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Purpose of Descriptive Statistics in Human Growth and Development Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12525].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12525].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Genetic Code: Influence of Mitosis, Meiosis & Crossing Over Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13469].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13469].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Determination of Sex and Identical vs. Fraternal Twins Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13470].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13470].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Influence of Single Gene-Pair Inheritance on Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13140].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13140].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Influence of Sex-Linked and Polygenic Inheritance on Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13141].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13141].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Genetic Abnormalities in Human Growth and Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Is Intelligence Genetic? - Genes' Influence on Intellectual Abilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12904].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12904].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Is Personality Genetic? - DNA's Influence on Temperament Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Genetic Influence on Psychological Disorders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12906].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12906].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Prenatal Stages and Development: Germinal, Embryonic & Fetal Period Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7016].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7016].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Principles of Growth and Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7017].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7017].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Prenatal Stages of Brain Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7018].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7018].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Prenatal Environment and Hazards to Healthy Prenatal Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7019].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7019].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Impact of Mother's Emotional and Physical State on the Prenatal Environment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7020].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7020].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Perinatal Environment and Potential Hazards During the Birth Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7021].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7021].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Neonatal Environment: Definition & Apgar Test Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7022].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7022].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Newborn: Capabilities, Growth, and Developmental Milestones Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7023].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7023].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Sexual Development and Maturation of the Adolescent Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7024].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7024].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Physical, Psychological and Emotional Changes in Adults Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7025].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7025].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Attention as Part of Cognitive Development: Definition & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13320].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13320].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Information Processing? - Definition & Stages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13322].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13322].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Role of Play in Cognitive Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Cognitive Development in Infants: Object Permanence & Sensorimotor Periods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13324].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13324].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Cognitive Development in Children and Adolescents Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13325].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13325].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Lev Vygotsky's Theory of Cognitive Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1832].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1832].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Memory and Information Processing Over Time Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Knowledge and Change in Intelligence Over Time Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13332].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13332].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Sternberg's Triarchic Theory of Intelligence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12741].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12741].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Perkins' Theory of Learnable Intelligence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12742].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12742].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - IQ: Environmental and Genetic Influences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11989].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11989].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Infant Creativity and Intelligence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11990].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11990].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Child Creativity and Intelligence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11991].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11991].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Creativity and Intelligence in Adolescence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11992].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11992].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Adult Creativity and Intelligence: Changes with Age Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11993].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11993].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Social Development Theories in Human Growth and Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11682].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11682].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Social Development of Infants: Stages of Self and Temperament Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Social Development of Children: Self-Esteem Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11684].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11684].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Social Development of Adolescents: Identity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Social Development of Adults: Self Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11686].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11686].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Levinson's Stages of Adult Development Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Understanding the Impact of Gender Differences in Social Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11688].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11688].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Different Theories of Moral Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11689].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11689].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Dodge's Social Information-Processing Model: The Five Stages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11690].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11690].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Attachment Theory: Definition & Criticism of Bowlby & Ainsworth's Theories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3520].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3520].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Strange Situation Test: Ainsworth's Attachment Theory for Infants Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3513].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3513].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Infant Attachment Theory: 4 Stages of Parent-Infant Attachment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3514].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3514].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Attachment Styles: Positive/Negative, Fearful, Secure & More Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3521].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3521].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Family System Theory: Definition and Changes Over Time Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3522].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3522].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Impact of Parenting Styles on Different Styles of Learners Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1864].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1864].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Family Cycle & Adult Development: Marriage, Parenthood & the Empty Nest Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3515].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3515].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Impact of Abuse and Neglect on Child Growth & Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3516].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3516].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Theories of Aging and Death: Programmed Theories vs. Damage Theories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3517].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3517].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What Are the Stages of Dying? - Overview of Kubler-Ross's 5 Stages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3518].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3518].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Grief and Bereavement: Patterns of Bereavement & Stages of Grief Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3519].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3519].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Abnormal Human Development: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7037].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7037].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Classification & Diagnosis of Psychological Disorders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[98].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[98].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Are Social Norms? Definition & Examples in Infants, Children & Adults Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7038].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7038].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Developmental Abnormalities in Children: Effects & Impacts on Learning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7039].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7039].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Emotional & Behavioral Disorders: Autism & Asperger's Syndrome Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1874].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1874].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Definition of ADHD Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1872].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1872].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Advanced Cognitive Development and Renzulli's Triad Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1877].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1877].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Mood Disorders: Depression, Dysthymic Disorder & Bipolar Disorder Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[100].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[100].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) & Eating Disorders: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[105].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[105].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Phobias & Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[99].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[99].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Substance Abuse & Substance Dependence: Definition & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[103].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[103].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Developmental Abnormalities in Adults: Effects & Social Concerns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7040].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7040].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Dementia and Alzheimer's: Differences & Impact on Aging Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7041].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7041].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Chronic Illness & Physical Disabilities: Effects on Human Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7042].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7042].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Different Types of Mental Disabilities: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7043].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7043].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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