Content and Theory
Critically examine and discuss selected topics in moral development, as well as being able to apply the information and skills learned in this class to your own life.
Understand the different constructs that contribute to moral development, such as cognition, emotion, identity, context, and culture.
Be able to discuss socialization influences that impact children's moral development, such as parents, peers, teachers, and media.
Research and Evaluation Methodologies
- Identify and discuss the major theories of moral development, as well as the various research methods used in the study of moral and prosocial development.
- Think and write in a synthesized, analytical fashion, combining information across sources rather than merely summarizing information.