Family Systems

Fall 2024 > Humanities & Social Sciences > PSYC.3640 > 081

Course No: PSYC.3640-081; SIS Class Nbr: 13902; SIS Term: 3410
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This course presents a systems model in considering families as they influence, and are influenced by, their members. We will explore theoretical foundations and examine empirical evidence to consider a variety of family systems, structures, and dynamics in the social context and across development, including topics such as culture, gender, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, disability, foster care, adoption, education, work , and community.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: PSYC.1010 Introduction to Psychological Science, and PSYC.2600 Child & Adolescent Development.
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Sara Cappello
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • 2024 Fall: Sep 04 to Oct 27
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1155 | Pay as little as $238/mo for this course.
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  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

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