The Growth of Knowledge

Very concise 10-minute summary of the whole topic. Details Piaget’s ideas of schemas, assimilation, accommodation, object permanence, egocentrism, animism and stages of cognitive development. Comparisons are also made with the Theory of Mind and Vygotksy’s Zone of Proximal Development.

Back to: AQA Cognition and Development | Edexcel Child Psychology | Edexcel IAL Unit 3 | OCR Child Psychology | WJEC Autistic Spectrum Behaviours | CIE The Cognitive Approach | CIE Psychology and Education