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Unit 2 > Human Growth & Development

Human Growth & Development

Introduction to unit 2 Human growth and development

There are four areas of development  physical , intellectual, emotional and social, these  areas of development will overlap with each other.  The fastest period of growth and development is during the infancy and early childhood life stages.  There are recognised expected patterns of physical growth and change, as well as intellectual, emotional and social developments, ‘norm’ of development.  Each child is an individual and will develop at their own pace.

Development factors:

Physical

Intellectual

Emotional

Social