2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Mar 23, 2023  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

HDFS 201 - Culture, Diversity, and the 21st Century Family

Credits: Three (3)
This course will provide an overview of current concepts, theories, and substantive issues in family studies from an interdisciplinary perspective. Attention is given to variation in family form and function across different social/cultural contexts and how family experience is structured by gender, race and religion. Issues of family development (such as marriage, parenting, divorce, remarriage, aging family) and the links between families and societal trends are explored. 
Prerequisite: HDFS-101