Family Systems

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Course No: PSYC.3640-061; SIS Class Nbr: 15083; SIS Term: 3010
Course Status: Open Added 4/15/20

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.
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  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Sara Cappello
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2020: Sep 01 to Nov 08
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

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