Development Psychology
Cod: 11032
Department: DEED
Scientific area: Psychology
Total working hours: 156
Total contact time: 15

While studying educational issues, we must consider that the psychological development of the individuals is a complex phenomenon and that it is extended throughout a lifetime. The main goal of this course is to lead educators to promote psychological development in individuals, for their personal and social training.
Students are expected to use fundamental concepts and theoretical frameworks of Development Pychology according to a pre-established development pattern and planning their educational action and its modalities in a sustainable fashion.

Desenvolvimento Psicológico
Ciclo de desenvolvimento
Modelos e Teorias do desenvolvimento
Teorias implícitas





Continuous assessment is privileged: 2 digital written documents (e-folios) during the semester (40%) and a final digital test, Global e-folio (e-folio G) at the end of the semester (60%). In due time, students can alternatively choose to perform one final exam (100%).