The ACA Syllabus Clearinghouse is a joint project of ACA and The Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES). We will maintain syllabi on many topics from may different learning institutions. Our database will be updated continually with new and exciting courses and will provide a valuable resource to all counselors. If you have questions or need assistance please contact the ACA librarian at 800-347-6647 ext. 281 or ACAlibrary@counseling.org
Human Growth & Development
This course provides an overview of the scientific study of human behavior. Topics include but are not limited to history, biopsychology, sensation, perception, learning, motivation, cognition, abnormal behavior, personality theory, social psychology, emotion, and development. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate a basic knowledge of the science of psychology.