PSY 104 Week 1 DQ 2 Developmental Domains

PSY 104 Week 1 DQ 2 Developmental Domains

PSY 104 Week 1 DQ 2 Developmental Domains

Discuss the domains of development (physical, cognitive, and psychosocial in relation to one age range of normal development. Through the perspective of at least one major developmental theory, explain the developmental accomplishments during that age range for all three domains. Provide research-based evidence from the articles assigned or your own research in the library in peer-reviewed articles for what occurs during each period.


PSY 104 Week 2 Assignment Physical Development Activities 

In a 3 to 4 page paper (excluding title and reference pages, explain the role of genetics in development.  How do genes of the two parents influence the traits of an offspring?  Include an examination of how abnormalities can contribute to genetic and /or chromosomal disorders.  In your paper, you must include at least one of the following genetic and/or chromosomal disorders mentioned in the reading:

•   Sickle cell disease

•   Huntington’s disease

•   Tay-Sachs disease

•   Down syndrome

•   Klinefelter’s syndrome

•   Turner syndrome

•   Cystic fibrosis

Include an introduction with a thesis statement and a conclusion.  Be sure to include at least 3 APA cited sources in addition to your textboo

Watch each required video,Child Develoment MilestonesandHow I Learn. Relate the developmental milestones in the videos to your reading in the textbook. Assess critical periods in the cognitive and psychosocial development of children from birth to 3 years of age.  If a parent of a 2-year old child asked you what to do because the child was not speaking in sentences like their older sibling did, what advice would you give the parent? Why would you give this specific advice?  What other explanations might be given in this situation and why would you choose to not provide those to the parent?

PSY 104 Week 1 DQ 2 Developmental Domains