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Developmental Psychology

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2021

About the course

The purpose of the course is for students to acquire basic knowledge in developmental psychology. The course focuses mainly on the development of infants to teens from different perspectives, including biological, cognitive, cross-cultural, and socio-emotional aspects. Genetic, environmental, gender, aging and social contextual influences on development will also be discussed. The course also covers different research perspectives and methods of study in the field of developmental psychology.

Development across the lifespan

Read more about the profile area at Department of Psychology.

Application and eligibility

Developmental Psychology, 7.5 hp

Starts

2 November 2021

Ends

16 January 2022

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 50%

Required Knowledge

Mathematics 2a/2b/2c, Civics 1b/1a1+1a2, or Mathematics B, Civics A

Selection

Results-National university aptitude test-Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code

UMU-21218

Application

Application deadline was 15 April 2021. Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens. Submit a late application at Universityadmissions.se.

Application and tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 11,625

Total fee

SEK 11,625

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