Ch 5: Sensory and Perceptual Development: Homework Help

About This Chapter

The Sensory and Perceptual Development chapter of this Human Growth and Development Homework Help course helps students complete their sensory and perceptual development homework and earn better grades. This homework help resource uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long.

How it works:

  • Identify which concepts are covered on your sensory and perceptual development homework.
  • Find videos on those topics within this chapter.
  • Watch fun videos, pausing and reviewing as needed.
  • Complete sample questions and get instant feedback.
  • Finish your sensory and perceptual development homework with ease!

Topics from your homework you'll be able to complete:

  • Sensitive periods of development
  • Infant perceptual development
  • The role of attention in the perceptual development process
  • Aging and sensory perception
  • Sensory deprivation

6 Lessons in Chapter 5: Sensory and Perceptual Development: Homework Help
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
The Sensitive Periods of Development: Birth to Age 6

1. The Sensitive Periods of Development: Birth to Age 6

The phrase 'sensitive periods in human development' may sound like it refers to moody teenagers, but it actually refers to periods of time when a child easily absorbs information in a specific way. The most important sensitive periods occur between birth and age six. Learn more in this lesson.

Infant Perceptual Development and the Five Senses

2. Infant Perceptual Development and the Five Senses

What is habituation and how does it affect perceptual development in an infant? Learn the answer to this question and more as this lesson explores sensory development in infants.

The Role of Attention in Perceptual Development

3. The Role of Attention in Perceptual Development

How does a child's perceptual development progress, and what is the role of attention in this process? This lesson will use examples to teach you about this relationship and walk you through the changes.

Aging and Sensory Perception: Changes in Sensory Thresholds

4. Aging and Sensory Perception: Changes in Sensory Thresholds

What are sensory thresholds? How does sensory perception change with age? This lesson will answer these questions and teach you even more about sensory changes in late adulthood.

The Gestalt Theory and Perceptual Development

5. The Gestalt Theory and Perceptual Development

What does Gestalt mean, and why is it important to our perception? This lesson will discuss the Gestalt theory and explain how perception is affected by the concept of Gestalt.

Sensory Deprivation: The Impact on Human Development

6. Sensory Deprivation: The Impact on Human Development

What is sensory deprivation? What are its impacts on human development? Learn the answers to these questions and more in this lesson, then test your knowledge with a quiz!

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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