HDP 362 - The Meaning & Development of Play

How to Register

Newly Enrolled and Returning Students

Sign up through the  Wheelock portal.

Non-Matriculated Students

Register online (click on Summer Undergrad Courses link to choose a course)


Complete our Undergraduate Non-Matriculated Student Registration Form and submit it with payment to the Office of Admissions, Wheelock College, 200 The Riverway, Boston, MA 02215.


The cost is $570 per credit/$2,280 per 4-credit course.

Dates & Times:
May 19 - June 28, 2014

Explores the meaning and development of play from infancy through adulthood through theories, research, and application. Examines value of play in therapeutic, educational and medical settings; how the environment (including toys and media) influences play; how to support play, integrate it into professional work, and advocate for play.

Prerequisites:  HDP120-121 or HDP124-125 or any other child development course

Petra Hesse, Associate Professor, Human Development, Wheelock College

inspire a world of good

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