Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

EDD 612 Sociocultural Development

3 hours; 3 credits. How a child becomes a member of a culture and the implications for development and schooling. A sociocultural perspective on child development will be used to achieve an understanding of children as members of their community and as participants in a world culture changing due to technology and popular culture. Discussion will move beyond research and theory to help students better understand the children in their classrooms.