TEDU110-23S2 (D) Semester Two 2023 (Distance)

Child and Adolescent Development

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 17 July 2023
End Date: Sunday, 12 November 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 30 July 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 1 October 2023


This course establishes a foundation in theory, concepts, processes and factual knowledge of infant, child, and adolescent development within the context of family, school, and community. Students will acquire an understanding of the developmental processes that take place within and across physical, cognitive, emotional, and social domains, and their associations with developmental outcomes.


EDUC102, EDUC152, TEDU150, TEDU102

Equivalent Courses

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Myron Friesen


Valerie Sotardi


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Flexi Quizzes 30% Across the semester, students have six opportunities to complete a FlexiQuiz (fortnightly). These quizzes include a range of multi-choice questions from the readings, lectures, and tutorials and take place via LEARN, our UC Moodle platform. Various due dates (see Learn course website). 27-30 July; 10-13 August; 24-27 August; 21-24 Sept; 5-8 Oct; 19-22 Oct
Academic Essay (Early Draft) 20 Aug 2023 20% 400-word (minimum) draft of our Academic Essay.
Academic Essay (Final) and Knowledge Matrix 50% The Academic Essay (Final) and Knowledge Matrix assesses students' knowledge of three developmental dimensions (physical, cognitive, and socio-emotional) and their respective connections to educational contexts. The final essay is 2,000 words in length (+/- 10%; excluding full references at the end) First week of exam period (30 Oct - 3 Nov). Specific day/time yet to be determined.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $821.00

International fee $3,750.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see School of Educational Studies and Leadership .

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