Age groups

Originally, developmental psychology was considered child psychology, as it was mainly concerned with the development of the adult.

Development during the entire life-span

Today, on the other hand, one proceeds from a continuous development of the human being during the entire lifespan. Our age group categorization mainly focuses on cognitive development relevant for the aspect of learning.

Age 0-6

Age 7-12

Age 13-19

Age 20-69

Age 70+