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Human Growth and Development Through the Lifespan (NR.110.201) - Online Prerequisites for Health Professions

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  • $350 per credit

Total: $1,050 per 3 credit course


Human Growth and Development Through the Lifespan (NR.110.201)

Human Growth and Development Through the Lifespan (NR.110.201)

Course Description

The Human Growth and Development Through the Lifespan course provides an overview of major concepts, theories, and research related to human development through the lifespan from the prenatal period to the end of life. Significant factors that influence individual functioning are explored. (3 credits)

SAMPLE Course Syllabus (pdf download)

Note: This is a SAMPLE course syllabus and does not necessarily reflect the most recent version of the course syllabus. Do not order the textbook found on this sample syllabus. For further information regarding materials for this course, please visit the Prerequisite Textbook Information page

Course Outcomes

  1. Analyze theoretical and conceptual frameworks and research findings related to human development through the lifespan.

  2. Apply theoretical models and research findings of human development and functioning to health and illness behaviors through the lifespan and within a variety of biological, environmental, social and cultural contexts.

Required Textbook

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  • Why Prerequisites at Hopkins?
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    • Affordable
    • An introduction to the excellence of a Johns Hopkins education
    • Health-focused perspective delivered through a facilitated teaching approach (participatory, interactive, engaging)
    • Instructor led, online convenience
    • 11 week format
  • Are these prerequisite courses appropriate for health professions other than nursing?

    The short answer is yes! Always speak directly with the program/school that you're applying to make sure, but these courses were designed to align with requirements for other programs like:

    • Occupational Therapy (OT)
    • Physical Therapy (PT)
    • Physician Assistant (PA)
    • Pharmacist
    • Pre-Med
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