Foundations in Human Development

Jerry Bigner, Troianne Grayson

Foundations in Human Development, from BVT Publishing, is a concise yet comprehensive textbook with all of the content required to teach a typical Lifespan Psychology course. This Top Hat version contains everything you need for before, during, and after class. Students can read fully customizable chapters with built-in active learning components and formative assessment elements. Each chapter is accompanied by PowerPoint slides with built-in comprehension questions and engagement tools. After class students can engage with pre-made, fully customizable homework assignments, plus chapter summaries for student review. There is also a comprehensive chapter-by-chapter Instructor’s Manual; pre-made customizable midterm and final exams; and extensive test banks.

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Table of Contents for Foundations in Human Development

  • Module 1: The Field of Human Development
  • Module 2: The Dawn of Development
  • Module 3: Infancy
  • Module 4: Early Childhood
  • Module 5: Middle Childhood
  • Module 6: Adolescence
  • Module 7: Early Adulthood
  • Module 8: Middle Adulthood
  • Module 9: Late Adulthood
  • Module 10: The Dusk of Life
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