Issues in Human Growth and Development

Queenswood High School > Issues in Human Growth and Development
Course ID
12th Grade
In-Person, Online
Credit Value

Issues in Human Growth and Development course offers a multidisciplinary approach to the study of human development throughout the life cycle, with particular emphasis on enhancing growth and development. Students will examine how early brain and child development are linked to lifelong learning, health, and well-being, and will develop child-care and human-relationship skills through practical experience in a community setting. This course also refines students’ skills used in researching and investigating issues related to human growth and development.

A gateway into any profession and one of most important positions in an Organization


Social sciences and humanities, English, or Canadian and world studies

Course structure and modules

  • Research and Inquiry Skills
  • Development Theories, and Risk, and Resilience
  • Understanding Physical Development
  • Cognitive Development, Language Development, and Intelligence
  • Social-Emotional Development and Personality