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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 42.2703

Title: Developmental and Child Psychology.

Definition: A program that focuses on the scientific study of the unique stages of psychological growth and development of individuals from infancy through childhood. Includes instruction in cognitive and perceptual development, emotional development, personality development, the effects of biological maturation on behavior, theories of cognitive growth and related research methods, testing and assessment methods for different age levels, research on child and adolescent behavior therapy, and the psychology of aging. See also: 19.0706) Child Development.

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42.2703 Developmental and Child Psychology. No substantive changes 42.2703 Developmental and Child Psychology.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Child Psychology]
  • [Lifespan Development]