ECE 1999 - Human Development

Online Course Information

Fall 2017 (Section #7079)

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 29, 2017 and ends December 14, 2017.

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