Bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene (Verona)

Educational methodology - PSICOLOGIA DELL'ETA' EVOLUTIVA E CLINICA

Course code
4S000289
Name of lecturer
Mariaelena Bertani
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
M-PSI/04 - DEVELOPMENTAL AND EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Lezioni 1 Semestre CLID VR dal Oct 1, 2018 al Dec 21, 2018.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

1. to highlight the changes and mutations which, physically, emotionally, affectively, relationally, cognitive and behaviourally occur in the human being during life; 2. to analyze the main theories in the evolutionary field; 3. to teach psychological and behavioural techniques to improve quality of children's dental treatment; 4. to provide tools for understanding and analysing the scientific literature related to the topics treated during the course.

Syllabus

The nature of child development and its study
From biological beginnings to birth
Physical, motor and perceptive development
Different cognitive development approaches
Information processing
Language development
Emotional and affective development
Identity acquisition and self-understanding
Psychopathology of childhood and adolescence
Psychological issues related to dental hygiene techniques
Pain management in evolutionary age

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
John W. Santrock (Autore), D. Rollo (a cura di) Psicologia dello sviluppo McGraw-Hill Education  

Assessment methods and criteria

Multiple choice and open-ended questions

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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