College of the Siskiyous

ECE 1999 - Human Development

Online Course Information

Fall 2019 (Section #7077)

This course includes the study of human development throughout the life span, from conception to the end-of-life, with emphasis on personal development and family and social interactions. Particular emphasis is upon development from adolescence to the end-of-life. Areas of study include the physical, cognitive, and psychosocial domains. (AA, CSU, UC)

The course is offered completely online and begins August 26, 2019 and ends December 12, 2019.

Registered students:

Go to mySiskiyous and login using your user ID and password.

Instructions on How to Login to Canvas:

Review the syllabus. Please contact me if you have any questions.

Required Text:
Feldman, R., S. Development across the life span. (8th ed.), New Jersey: Prentice Hall.

Required Materials:
Computer with internet, email account, and Adobe Acrobat Reader

Course Objectives:

  • Provide students with an overview in the field of lifespan development.
  • Discuss and understand how theories and research both traditional and modern are applied in this field.
  • Tie lifespan development and its application to specific and practical aspects of the student's life.
  • Discuss how cultural factors and diversity relate or separate our global society.
  • To intrigue and engage students' in their own personal paths of development.


Priscilla Stack
Phone: 530-217-9596