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Human Growth & Development: An Irish Perspective

Human Growth & Development: An Irish Perspective (Paperback)

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Synopsis

Updated edition of this popular book introducing human growth and development from conception to old age, with reference to an Irish context.





New to this edition:Updated for the Human Growth and Development award (5N1279)New chapter emphasises the application of knowledge to practical, work-based problems and scenariosGreater prominence given to the older stage of lifespan development with reference to the Creating Excellence in Dementia Care report 2012









Irish and international facts, research, cases and statistics are used to:explain normal patterns of lifespan development;introduce variations within the normal range;highlight the factors that can affect development throughout the lifespan.









Examines the stages from infancy to old age within the framework of physical, cognitive and socio-emotional theories.









Written For:





NFQ Level 5 Human Growth and Developemnt component module, as part of:





Early Childhood Care & Education (5M2009)Applied Social Studies (5M2181)Community Care (5M2786)Health Service Skills (5M3782)Healthcare Support (5M4339)Nursing Studies (5M4349)Community Health Services (5M4468)

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CACHE courses in Childcare and Health and Social CareMontessori courses and Returning to Education coursesIntroduction to Psychology courses

Medical & VeterinaryPre-clinical medicine: basic sciencesHuman reproduction, growth & development Publisher: Gill Publication Date: 22/03/2013 ISBN-13: 9780717156290  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.  

Emma Zara O'Brien, MLitt, HDipEd, HDipPsych, is a lecturer of Lifespan Development at Inchicore College of Further Education. She has worked as a researcher in the Centre for Disability Studies, UCD, and in the National Children's Office. She is a member of the Psychological Society of Ireland and the author of Psychology for Social Care.

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