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Jacqueline Woolley, Chair The University of Texas at Austin, SEA 4.212, Austin, TX 78712 • (512) 475-7596

Fall 2005

PSY 333N • Cognitive Development-W

Unique Days Time Location Instructor
42975 TTh
2:00 PM-3:30 PM
RLM 42975

Course Description

This course provides an advanced introduction to the development of children's thinking, from infancy through the elementary school years. The goal of the course is to familiarize students with theory and research on cognitive development in children. Topics include Piagetian theory, Information Processing theory, language development, conceptual development, social cognition, memory.

Grading Policy

Two exams (Midterm and Final): 40% (20% each) Term Paper (10-15 pp.): 30% Reaction papers (total of 7, 1 p. each): 20% Class Participation: 10%


Siegler, R.S. Children's Thinking. 3rd ed.


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